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Single Cell Transcriptomics Workshop
Meeting Website: http://kim.bio.upenn.edu/ppscb/workshops.html
Dates: May 4 - 8, 2015
Location: Philadelphia, PA , United States
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Purpose: Education, Scientific
Number of CME Credits Offered: None
Could single cell transcriptomics advance your research?
Learn advanced techniques for single cell isolation, RNA amplification and gene expression profiling by RNA-seq from leaders in the field at the University of Pennsylvania’s Penn Program in Single Cell Biology.
- Single cell isolation – patch pipette, Isoraft, Fluidigm C1
- RNA amplification – linear amplification (aRNA), Smart-seq
- Image-based methods
- RNA-seq library preparation
- Basic informatics
Participants may bring their own samples, on consultation with course instructors.
Dates: Mon, 4th May – Fri, 8th May, 2015
Location: The University of Pennsylvania
Workshop fee: $300
Dormitory housing: $300
Course instructors: Dr. James Eberwine, Dr. Junhyong Kim, Dr. Catherine Moorwood and others.
Application deadline: Fri, 20th Feb, 2015
Places are limited. To apply, go to www.med.upenn.edu/ppscb. Faculty, trainees and graduate students based at US institutions are eligible. Successful applicants will be notified by Mon, 9th Mar, 2015. Payment is required to secure your place.
A limited number of travel grants are available for scientists who are female and/or from an under-represented minority.
Contact: Catherine Moorwood, D.Phil., Assistant Director of Programs, Penn Program in Single Cell Biology (firstname.lastname@example.org).