Single Cell Proteomics – Multi-Parametric Analysis to Uncover Cellular Heterogeneity

'Understanding Biological Heterogeneity Through Mass Cytometry' and 'Immune Monitoring by CyTOF in Cancer and Organ Transplantation'

When Feb 25, 2015
from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Where Pagano Conference Room
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Recognizing cellular variations in what appear to be homogenous populations has become crucial to identifying
immune responses, advancing stem cell research, understanding cancer cells, and studying the effectiveness of
biological therapies. With its highly multi-parametric analysis capability, the CyTOF® 2 mass cytometry system
enables insight into the functional complexity of biological systems at the single cell level. Large 30+ marker
proteomic panels routinely analyzed using mass cytometry provide simultaneous measurement of the breadth of cell
types and depths of their functions in a single tube, enabling researchers to unravel the complex heterogeneity
inherent to biological systems.
2:00 – 2:15 Understanding Biological Heterogeneity Through Mass Cytometry
Tad George, Ph.D. Senior Director of Techical Applicatpions, Fluidigm
2:15 – 3:00 Immune Monitoring by CyTOF in Cancer and Organ Transplantation
Holden Maecker, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Director of the Human Immune Monitoring Center, Stanford University
The speakers will be available for discussion afterwards.
Sponsored by: Scott Magness, Ph.D. - Departments of Medicine, Biomedical Engineering,
and Cell & Molecular Physiology