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inverted CommasI can’t recommend FloCyte enough to people. I wish everyone who prepares flow samples – even if they don’t run them – would take FloCyte’s courses

 

 

Clinical Flow Cytometry

FloCyte has recently been able to add a Clinical Case Studies course to our course curricula.  We can also present excellent options for Clinical Flow technology and issues such as regulation.  This  Clinical Course can be configured from 1 to 3 days, depending on your interest and needs.

Topics in Clinical Flow Include:

I   Introduction to the field of Cytometry

  •       Components of a flow cytometer –
  •       Fluidics, Optics, and Electronics
  •       Overview of Instruments / Sorting

Staining issues in clinical setting

  •       Titering antibodies

Designing Good Panels

  •       How to select fluorochromes/CD pairs

Controls and Gating

Planning Experiments

Data Acquisition

Compensation

Troubleshooting

 

II    How is Flow used in the Clinical Lab?

  •      Different protocols for clinical flow

Special Applications in the Clinical setting

  •      Functional assays,
  •      Molecular cytometry
  •      Intracellular Protein detection
  •      Complimenting Technologies
  •               FISH / RT-PCR
  •               DNA analysis – Intro

Lymphoma  /  Leukemias

  •        Clinical designations in Flow Cytometry
  •        CDs for the basics

Setting up panels for different leukemias/lymphomas

Immune deficiency Testing

Interactive workstations

  •       Disease Conditions
  •       Case Studies

Regulatory Issues

  •        CAP
  •        Proficiency

FloCyte  is accredited with the state of California to offer Continuing Education Units for Clinical Laboratory Scientists, which are recognized by the ASCP toward your Qualification in Cytometry requirements.

Please contact FloCyte for information on how this valuable program can be implemented at your institution!