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Genomics Tools Showcase, presented by ICBR

March 11, 2015 @ 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Join ICBR for a showcase featuring genomics products and seminars presented by participating vendors. Confirmed vendors include QIAGEN, LifeTechnologies, Illumina, Agilent, PacBio, NEB, Clontech, Fluidigm, Affymetrix, BioRad, and eBioscience. Breakfast, lunch and refreshments will be served between seminars. Please register for the sessions you would like to attend.

Schedule of Events

8:30-9 a.m. Breakfast – sponsored by Qiagen and LifeTechnologies (FisherScientific)

Mini-Seminars: Session 1

  • 9-9:20 a.m. Life Technologies: “Targeted Sequencing on Ion Torrent”
  • 9:20-9:40 a.m. Pacific Biosciences: “Latest Update of PacBio Technology and Applications”
  • 9:40-10 a.m. Illumina: “Complete RNA Seq Solutions”

Refreshments – sponsored by NEB and BioRad

10-10:15 a.m.

Mini-Seminars: Session 2

10:20 – 11:40 a.m.

  • 10:20-10:40 a.m. QIAGEN: “QIAGEN’s Pre-analytical Solutions for NGS”
  • 10:40-11 a.m. NEB: “Novel Solutions for Challenging DNA and RNA Samples for NGS”
  • 11-11:20 a.m. BioRad: “3rd Generation PCR: Droplet Digital PCR Technology – Highlights and Key Research Applications”
  • 11:20-11:40 a.m. Clontech: “Smarter Solutions for Next-Gen Sequencing”

Lunch Break – sponsored by Agilent

11:40 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Mini-Seminars: Session 3

  • 12-12:20 p.m. Agilent: “Advances in Targeted Sequencing using SureSelect and HaloPlex for NGS”
  • 12:20-12:40 p.m. Fluidigm: “Every Cell Has a Story: Igniting a Revolution through Single Cell Systems Biology”
  • 12:40-1 p.m.
    • Affymetrix: “Newest Tools for Translational Research: Discovery to Validation”
    • eBioScience: “Quantifying and Localizing Biomarker Candidates using QuantiGene”


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March 11, 2015
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM


(352) 273-8030


CGRC Room 451 A/B
2033 Mowry Road
Gainesville, FL 32610 United States
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