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11 PhD students were recruited on the WallTraC project. Their thesis abstracts have been grouped in a unique document, a "theses bundle" to be downloaded.

Generation of new monoclonal antibodies to rhamnogalacturonan fragments, Fanny Buffetto. Defended on 3 November 2014.

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Molecular and biochemical tools for plant cell wall glycan analysis, Valérie Cornuault. Defended on 12 December 2014.

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Structure and Function of Novel Carbohydrate-Active Enzymes (CAZymes) and Carbohydrate-Binding Modules (CBMs) involved in Plant Cell Wall degradation, Immacolata Venditto. Defended on 16 January 2015.

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Structure and function relationships in novel cohesin-dockerin complexes, Kate Cameron. Defended on 29 January 2015.

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Insights into the enzymatic degradation of mannan (in situ) and pectin utilization by Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron, Jeff X. Zhang. Defended on 20 February 2015

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A comprehensive approach for pectin chemical and functional characterisation, António Sousa. Defended on 27 February 2015.

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Integrative analysis of heterogeneous plant cell wall related data, Dhivyaa Rajasundaram. Defended on 6 June 2015.

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Structure of citrus pectin, Merve Kaya. Defended on 9 July 2015.

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Cell wall and cotton fibre development, Mercedes Hernandez-Gomez. Approved on 23 December 2015.

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Regulatory roles of phosphoinositide, PI(4,5)P2, in trafficking of the Arabidopsis cellulose synthase complex, Praveen Krishnamoorthy. Defended on 01 September 2015.

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