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Nanoscale Flow Cytometry for Cancer, Infection, and Disease

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University of Ottawa (Roger Guindon Hall)

451 Smyth Road

Ottawa, ON K1H 8M5

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Meeting Features:

1) Talks from top Canadian and US researchers who study extracellular vesicles and viruses by nanoscale flow cytometry in the fields of Cancer, HIV, Kidney Disease, Hypertension, Muscular Disease, and much more

2) Talks featuring applications and techniques used in flow cytometry

3) Vendor show featuring products for flow cytometry and nanoscale flow cytometry applications

4) Hands-on tutorials for antibody panel design and flow cytometry data analysis

5) Hands-on workshop for nanoscale flow cytometry on Wednesday October 24, 2018 - see below for details

6) Student & Trainee Travel awards

7) Networking opportunities with researchers and core labs working on nanoscale flow cytometry

Speakers:

  • Jennifer C. Jones & Joshua Welsh – National Institutes of Health, Center for Cancer Research
  • Joanne LanniganUniversity of Virginia Flow Cytometry Core Facility
  • Desmond Pink – Nanostics, Inc. & University of Alberta
  • John Tilton – Case Western Reserve University
  • Maziar Divangahi – McGill International TB Centre
  • Martin Richer – McGill University
  • Lakshmi Krishnan - National Research Council - Immunobiology
  • Catherine Martel - Montreal Heart Institute
  • Carolina Ilkow - University of Ottawa & OHRI
  • Vera Tang - University of Ottawa Flow Cytometry Core Facility

Agenda:


Poster Presentation Abstract Submission & Travel Award Applications

All poster abstract submissions that qualify will be considered for a travel award. To be eligible for the travel award, research must utilize flow cytometry as the main method of data acquisition and the attendee must either be a student, junior trainee, or junior shared resource lab member. Special consideration will be given to research highlighting Nanoscale Flow Cytometry. Deadline for submission is September 30, 2018.

Please submit your abstracts here




Nanoscale Flow Cytometry Hands-On Workshop:

Wednesday October 24, 2018

This two-hour hands-on workshop will cover basic instrument set-up for NFC using the Beckman Coulter Cytoflex. We will be comparing enveloped virus, polystyrene and silica beads for use as standards. Prior experience with flow cytometry is mandatory. There will be two sessions, max. 2 people/ instrument. Space is limited $85/attendee. Contact vtang@uottawa.ca for Workshop Registration.


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451 Smyth Road

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