Recent research publications:

Selected reviews:

  • Sialidase and Sialyltransferase Inhibitors: Targeting Pathogenicity and Disease.
    Bowles WHDGloster TM.Front Mol Biosci. 2021 Jul 29;8:705133. doi: 10.3389/fmolb.2021.705133. eCollection 2021.PMID: 34395532
  • Gloster TM.Curr Opin Chem Biol. 2020 Apr;55:180-188. doi: 10.1016/j.cbpa.2020.01.015. Epub 2020 Mar 20.PMID: 32203896
  • The Enzymatic Degradation of Heparan Sulfate.
    Griffin LSGloster TM.Protein Pept Lett. 2017;24(8):710-722. doi: 10.2174/0929866524666170724113452.PMID: 28741461
  • TM Gloster. Advances in understanding glycosyltransferases from a structural perspective, 2014, Curr Opin Struct Biol 28,131-41.
  • TM Gloster. Development of inhibitors as research tools for carbohydrate-processing enzymes, 2012, Biochem Soc Trans, 40, 913-928.
  • TM Gloster & DJ Vocadlo. Developing inhibitors of glycan processing enzymes as tools for enabling glycobiology, 2012, Nat Chem Biol, 8, 683-694.
  • TM Gloster & GJ Davies. Glycosidase inhibition: assessing mimicry of the transition state, 2010, Org Biomol Chem, 8, 305-320.

Selected research publications that highlights the type of work and techniques that are being used in the Gloster group:

  • TM Gloster, WF Zandberg, JE Heinonen, DL Shen, L Deng & DJ Vocadlo. Hijacking a biosynthetic pathway yields a potent glycosyltransferase inhibitor acting in cells, 2011, Nat Chem Biol, 7, 174-181.
  • TM Gloster, JP Turkenburg, JR Potts, B Henrissat & GJ Davies. Divergence of catalytic mechanism within a glycosidase family provides insight into evolution of carbohydrate metabolism by human gut flora, 2008, Chem Biol, 15, 1058-1067.
  • TM Gloster, P Meloncelli, RV Stick, DL Zechel, A Vasella & GJ Davies. Glycosidase inhibition: an assessment of the binding of eighteen putative transition-state mimics, 2007, J Am Chem Soc, 129, 2345-2354.


A full and up-to-date publication list for Tracey can be found on Google Scholar.

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