The annual Ion Torrent™ user-group meeting is broadening its scope to include genetic solutions for your research. We’re going on tour with 2 stops in North America in 2014, so make sure to select the most convenient event for you and register to reserve your place.† Attendance is free, but we ask that you submit an abstract for a presentation or poster of your project.

September 29, 2014October 7, 2014
Hyatt Regency San Francisco AirportThe Roosevelt Hotel
Burlingame, CANew York, NY


9:00 am - 10:00 amCheck-in
10:00 am - 4:00 pmPresentations

Customer presentations on their own projects that use Ion Torrent™ sequencing and other genetic analysis tools by Life Technologies™:

  • Sept 29 (Burlingame, CA)
    • Ulrich Broeckel- Medical College of Wisconsin (RNA-Seq )
    • Jiang Zhu,The Scripps Research Institute (B-cell repertoire sequencing)
    • Chris Lum, The Queens Medical Center ( Targeted sequencing & analysis)
    • Sandra Maria Pinto Cardoso, National Institute of Respiratory Diseases (16S rRNA sequencing)
    • William Strauss, Cynvenio Biosystems (Targeted sequencing of DNA from circulating tumor cells
    • Daniela Starcevic, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (Targeted sequencing)
    • Brian O’Connor, National Jewish Health (ChIP-Seq)
    • Andy Felton, Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • Oct 7 (New York, NY)
    • Audrey Papp, The Ohio State University (RNA-Seq)
    • Joseph Boland, National Cancer Institute -Leidos (Viral sequencing)
    • Nathan Treff, Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey (Copy number variation)
    • Charlie Li, EMSL Analytical (16S rRNA sequencing)
    • Helen Fernandes, Weill Cornell Medical College( Targeted sequencing)
    • Joel Dudley, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (Targeted sequencing)
    • Mike Lelivelt, Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • Ion Torrent ™ technology update
4:00 pm - 6:00 pmPoster Session & Networking

Submit your abstract for a presentation or poster here.

Complete the form below, including all required fields, and select the Genetic Solutions Tour stop you would like to attend.


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