Comprehensive Genomic Profiling of Tumors to Advance Research and Maximize Yield of Biobanked FFPE Specimens
Thursday, September 11, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM (EDT)
New Brunswick, NJ
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Be among the first to hear about how the ultra-sensitive RainDrop® Digital PCR System and new ThunderBolts™ Next-Generation DNA Sequencing Panel are advancing cancer research in ways that should improve methods to screen, detect and monitor somatic mutations. The combination provides researchers with unprecedented insights of rare cancer allele detection, as well as somatic tumor profiling from a variety of critical specimens.
Dr. Andrew I. Brooks
Chief Operating Officer
RUCDR Infinite Biologics of Rutgers University
8:30 – 9:30am: Registration with continental breakfast
9:30 – 10:00am: RainDance Cancer Solution Portfolio: Roger Schaller, Sequencing Business Leader
10:00 – 11:00am: Featured Presentation: Andrew I. Brooks Ph.D., COO, RUCDR Infinite Biologics
11:00 – 11:30am: Interactive Q&A
11:30 – 1:00pm: Lunch and Networking
1:00-2:30pm: Optional RUCDR Infinite Biologics Tour (includes round trip transportation)
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
195 Little Albany Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Directions by Train
Take the New Jersey Transit/Northeast Corridor Line to the New Brunswick Station. At the railroad overpass, cross Easton Avenue to Little Albany Street. Proceed about 200 yards to the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey.
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Parking Deck (across the street from the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey/195 Little Albany Street, New Brunswick, NJ)
When & Where
RainDance Technologies is making complex genetics simple. The company’s ultra-sensitive genomic tools enable better research of novel non-invasive Fluid Biopsy™ applications that should result in more accurate, reliable, cost-effective and early detection of cancer, inherited and infectious diseases. Major research institutions and laboratories around the world rely on RainDance systems’ performance. Based in Billerica, Massachusetts, the company supports customers using RainDrop® Digital PCR and ThunderStorm® Targeted Next-Generation Sequencing Systems through its international sales and service operations as well as a global network of distributors and commercial service providers.
The RainDrop Digital PCR System and ThunderBolts Cancer Panel are for Research Use Only; not for use in diagnostic procedures.
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