Finalist of the category: Exceptional young scientist in Slovakia under the age of 35

Tomáš Bertók

Use of glycans in diagnostics

He deals with the use of glycans in diagnostics. The greatest discoveries in science were often not expected at all. The most appealing thing about the science is its ability to surprise. Science helps him seek answers to questions that he considers, both, important and annoying. The huge challenge for people nowadays is to learn that not everything they find on the internet within five minutes is true. On the other hand, there is a call for scientists to start working on gaining trust of people through their work, so that they are not left to doubtful theories only.