Event Date/Time: May 06, 2010 End Date/Time: May 07, 2010
Registration Date: Apr 30, 2010
Early Registration Date: Feb 26, 2010
Abstract Submission Date: Mar 01, 2010
Paper Submission Date: Mar 01, 2010
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Sample Prep 2010 will address the major issues and current state-of-the-art in the technologies related to the important phases of real-world sample preparation such as: Collection, (Pre-)concentration, Lysis, Target extraction, Transfer to Analytical and Identification Tools. Novel robust sampling and bioforensic techniques will be reviewed as applicable to biodefense, food & water testing, and environmental & agricultural sampling.


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Program Outline Key Note Address: Sample Preparation and Microfluidic Technologies Raymond P. Mariella Jr., PhD, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Point-Of-Test Sample Prep and Molecular Analysis Vincent Gau, PhD, Genefluidics Automated Sandwich Immunoassay Preparation by a Magnetic Bead-Based Microfluidic Device Li (Julie) Zhu, PhD, GE Global Research, General Electric Corp. Development of an Integrated Sample Preparation System for Next Gen Whole Sequence Analysis of Trace Specimens Mark W. Eshoo, PhD, Ibis Biosciences, Inc., a subsidiary of Abbott Molecular Single-Molecule Science with a Nanopore: Inspiration from Nature Liviu Movileanu, PhD, Syracuse BioMaterials Institute, Syracuse University Sample Preparation as Part of an Integrated Fluidic Process for Rapid Diagnostics John Clarkson, PhD, Atlas Genetics Limited Advanced Sample Preparation Methods and Technology Requirements: Current Status and Perspective Jennifer McLaughlin, Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense, US Army Electrophoretic Nucleic Acid Sample Prep with Capacity for Integrated Sequence Enrichment Andre Marziali, PhD, Boreal Genomics and University of British Columbia Isolation of Nucleic Acids and Proteins in Resource-Limited Settings Yousef Haj-Ahmad, PhD, Norgen Biotek Corp. A Microfabricated Polymer Filter with a PCR Compatible Viability Assay for Isolating and Detecting Pathogens from Liters of Water Haiqing Gong, PhD, Nanyang Technological University Xisyl Sample Preparation System: A Completely Automated Random Access Sample Preparation Instrument for Lysis, Concentration, and Purification of Viral and Bacterial Analytes Jay A.A. West, PhD, Arcxis Biotechnologies Large-Volume Centrifugal Microfluidic Device for Whole Blood NA Analysis Sample Preparation Mary Amasia, PhD, University of California, Irvine A Universal Modular Sample Preparation System for Toxin and Pathogen Detection Speaker to be confirmed Rapid and Sequential Isolation of Protein and Nucleic Acids David R. Pawlowski, PhD, CUBRC, Inc. A Novel Pre-Analytic System for Rapid, Quantitative Diagnostics Shawn R. Feaster, PhD, Kimberly-Clark Corporation Autonomous Sample Prep in Ocean Environments Chris Melançon, Spyglass Biosecurity, Inc. Rapid Automated Sample Concentration David S. Alburty, PhD, InnovaPrep LLC Method for Extraction of Nucleic Acids and Proteins for the Detection of Bacterial and Viral Pathogens Speaker to be confirmed Sample Collection and Preparation for Virus and Pathogen Detection with Alternative Methods Quitterie Desjonquères, Bertin Technologies A Case for Industrial Lab Automation in Sample Preparation and Handling Yakov Kaplan, PhD, Invetech Fieldable Automated Nucleic Acid and Protein Sample Preparation and Processing Speaker to be confirmed