Workshops Agenda - October 24th
Long Beach Convention Center, Room #103
Updated on Oct 15, 2012
Time (approximate)Talk TitleSpeaker
9:00 - 10:00 "Next-generation molecular technologies and validation tools for infectious diseases" 
9:00 - 9:20Extraction-free prep Dx Assays for Virology and Bacterial Infections. Paul A. Granato, Ph.D, DABMM
New York, NY, USA
9:20 - 9:40EZQC™: A new web based software tool for assay validation & verification. Jerry Boonyaratanakornkit
Life Technologies (AcroMetrix)
Benicia, CA, USA
9:40 - 10:00Rapid pathogen detection using Ion Torrent semiconductor sequencing TechnologyBrian Kelly
Life Technologies
Carlsbad, CA, USA
10:00 - 11:00 BREAK 
11:00 - 13:00 "New testing workflows for inherited disease and cancer clinical research" 
11:00 - 11:20Inherited Cardiovascular Disease: Future Use of Ion Torrent-Based Sequencing Pipeline in a Clinical Reference Lab SettingSiok Hwee Tan, PhD
Aviir Diagnostic Laboratories
Irvine, CA, USA
11:20 - 11:40Gene expression profiling and discovery of biomarkers using FFPE renal tumors on the OpenArray PlatformHyung Kim, MD
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA, USA
11:40 - 12:00Validation Approaches for Capillary ElectrophoresisElaine Lyon, PhD
ARUP Laboratories
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
12:00 - 12:20Development of a highly informative clinical applicable serum miRNAs 371-3 and 302/367 test for (germ cell) cancer patientsLeendert Looijenga, PhD
Erasmus University Medical Center
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
12:20 - 12:40Validation of a mutation screen of cancer-related genes using the Ion PGMRajesh Singh, PhD
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX, USA
12:40 - 1:00Utilizing Molecular Prognosis in Early‐Stage NSCLC - Introducing Pervenio™ Lung RSMichael Mann, MD
University of California
San Francisco, CA, USA