Microfluidics for label-free particle sorting



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MONDAY 4 September 2017
17:00 Facilities open for preparations; setup of posters, demos and exhibits

TUESDAY 5 September 2017
09:00 - 9:45 Registration
  Welcome and Introduction, Prof. Jonas Tegenfeldt
10:00 - 10:40 KEYNOTE - Sorting rare cells at high throughput
Prof. Mehmet Toner
10:40 - 11:00 Size and deformation-based cell sorting using deterministic lateral displacement – prospects for skeletal stem cell isolation from bone marrow. M.Xavier (contributed)
11:00 - 11:20 Single-cell printer as a versatile tool for cell line development and single-cell analysis. Dr. S.Zimmermann (contributed)
11:20 - 11:40 Refreshments
11:40 - 12:00 Towards rapid and minimally manipulative enrichment of human mesenchymal stromal cells for autologuous cell therapy.
A. Smith de Diego (contributed)
12:00 - 12:20 Label-free single-cell analytics and manipulation on 3D electrode arrays. Prof. C. Guiducci (contributed)
12:20 - 13:50 Lunch
Dessert and coffee in the poster area
13:50 - 14:30 KEYNOTE - Recent progress and current challenges
on neglected tropical diseases
Prof Michael Barrett
14:30 - 14:50 Label-free single-cell analytics and manipulation on 3D electrode arrays. C. Regnault (contributed)
14:50 - 15:10 Refreshments at the Posters
15:10 - 15:50 INVITED - Development and evaluation of diagnostic tools
for African trypanosomiasis
Dr. Veerle Lejon
15:50 - 16:10 Study of deformability of P. falciparum infected cells using real-Time deformability cytometry (RT-DC). L.Cuiffreda (contributed)
16:10 - 16:30 Identification and dielectric characterisation of malaria-infected red blood cells using fluorescence coupled impedance cytometry.
C. Honrado (contributed)
16:30 - 18:10 Posters and snacks
19:00 Conference Dinner

WEDNESDAY 6 September 2017
09:30 - 10:10 KEYNOTE - Modelling and theory
Prof. Henrik Bruus
10:10 - 10:30 Sorting red blood cells in deterministic lateral displacement devices.
Dr. Z. Zhang (Contributed)
10:30 - 10:50 Shape and dynamics of red blood cells in microchannels.
Dr. D.A. Fedosov (Contributed)
10:50 - 11:20 Refreshments at the posters
11:20 - 11:40 Dynamics of inertial migration of particles in straight channels.
I. Banarjee (Contributed)
11:40 - 12:00 Neural network triggered image-based cell sorting.
G. Holzner (Contributed)
12:00 - 12:20 Biophysical profiling of immune cell activation via label-free size discrimination. Dr. K. Kwek Zeming (Contributed)
12:20 - 13:50 Lunch
Dessert and coffee in the poster area
13:50 - 14:30 KEYNOTE - Label-free monitoring of cell function by
morpho-rheological phenotpying
Prof Jochen Guck
14:30 - 14:50 Mechanical phenotyping and sorting of cells.
Dr. A.A. Nawaz (Contributed)
14:50 - 15:10 Label-free enrichment of mononuclear cells from blood using acoustophoresis. A. Urbansky (Contributed)
15:10 - 15:30 Refreshments at the posters
  KEYNOTE - Infectious diseases and antimicrobial resistance
Dr. Mark Sutton
16:10 - 16:30 Concluding remarks
Prof. Jonas Tegenfeldt
16:30 Adjourn (poster lounge open and available until 1900 for final discussions and for removal of posters and exhibits)








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