Announcing: PENNFLOW 2014, "Flowing Outside the Box"
Date: Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
Time: 9am - 4pm
Location: BRB II/III Auditorium (421 Curie Boulevard, 19104)
Distinguished speakers will discuss research using advanced flow cytometry
Kelly Whelan, Ph. D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Gastroenterology, Perelman School of Medicine, "Examining Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Development and Progression of Barrett's Esophagus"
Robert Balderas, VP, Biological Sciences, BD Bioscience Cell Analysis, "Innovative Tools to Incorporate Low Density Antigens in Multicolor Panels"
Filippos Porchis, Ph.D., Director of International Programs, Ragon Institute of MGH Center for Global Health, Harvard Medical School, "High Throughput Detection of Gene-Specific mRNA and miRNA at the Single-Cell Level by Flow Cytometry Highly Multiparametric Profiling of HIV-specific T cell Responses by Mass Cytometry"
Erica Carpenter, Ph.D. M.B.A., Director Circulating Tumor Material Laboratory, Division of Heme-Onc, Perelman School of Medicine, "Isolation and Molecular Characterization of Rare Circulating and Disseminated Tumor Cells from the Blood of Patients"
Michael R. Betts, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Dept. of Microbiology, Perelman School of Medicine, "Immunological Analysis at Penn by Imagestream X Technology"
David M. Allman, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Dept. of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, "Defining Memory B Cell Lifespan"
The day is free and lunch will be served but we request that you register. For any questions contact the Abramson Cancer Center Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting Resource Laboratory at 215-898-3528
You may register on our website:
Jonni S. Moore, Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Director, Flow Cytometry Laboratory, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director, Abramson Cancer Center Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting Shared Resource