Small Animal Imaging Seminar

Please join us for a seminar focusing on Optical Imaging, with a presentation followed by a group discussion!

When Feb 26, 2013
from 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Where Bioinformatics 1131
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The coming animal imaging seminar will be focusing on optical imaging.  We will have Dr. Jeff Peterson from R&D in PerkinElmer to talk about the new developments on optical imaging including animal models, instruments, and imaging probes.  Dr. Peterson is the Director of biology R&D in PerkinElmer and has been directly involved in the development of several novel imaging agents, such as NIR probes for inflammation, tumor angiogenesis, hypoxia, etc.

We will be also holding a user group discussion after the seminar.  Anyone who has interests in optical imaging or has questions regarding imaging instrument or agents are welcome to attend the discussion.

Below is the detailed seminar information:

Date:  Tuesday, Feb. 26th, 2013

Seminar

Time: 1:00-2:00 PM

Location: Bioinformatics Building Auditorium, Room 1131

User Group discussion

Time: 2:00-3:00 PM

Location: BRIC conference, Medical research D building (BRIC facility building)

(refreshments provided)

Seminar Title: Optical Imaging: Research in Preclinical Models of Cancer, Inflammation, and Toxicology

Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey D. Peterson, Director of Applied Biology and Biology R&D

LST Center for Personalized Health & Innovation, PerkinElmer Inc.

Topics:

-Model Development and Characterization

Considerations for successful in vivo imaging studies

Sharing Methods of Success

-IVIS Application Update

Imaging biomarkers of disease.

Multiplex 2D & 3D Imaging Advances

-FMT Application Update

Oncology, angiogenesis, inflammation, kinetic imaging

-Agents and Applications

Imaging disease physiology, vascular permeability & angiogenesis.

Agents in cancer, inflammation, and toxicology