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23
Sep

International Congress on Personalized Health Care

From 23 September to 26 September

While placing the individual at the centre of its discussions, the second International Congress on Personalized Health Care will highlight the importance and necessity of concerted action, in accordance with the hopes of all stakeholders from the field. 

 

Its content and dynamic presentation format will make for an event that is truly unique. Focusing on the theme “15th Anniversary of the Completion of the Human Genome Project: Challenging Transition from OMICS Discoveries to Responsible Application” the International Congress will serve as a vast issue table where ideas and resources are shared.

 

When

Sunday, September 23 to Wednesday, September 26

 

Where

Palais des congrès de Montréal

1001, Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle

Montréal (Québec) H2Z 1H5

 

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25
Sep

Sample Preparation and Single-Cell Sequencing for Selected Applications


Miltenyi_Biotech

Join Miltenyi Biotec and 10x Genomics on Tuesday, September 25th for a joint workshop to learn more about the following topics:

  • Automated and reproducible tissue dissociation
  • Removal of dead or unwanted cells, debris, and clumps
  • Cell isolation for enhanced resolution of subpopulations
  • Gentle flow sorting to reduce stress responses
  • 10x Genomics’ single cell sequencing enabling technology


When

Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

 

Where

CHU Sainte-Justine Research Center
Amphitheater 125 
3175 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montréal, QC, H3T 1C5

For more information or to register for this Miltenyi Biotec-10x Genomics workshop



30
Sep

The 5th Canadian Conference on Epigenetics

From 30 September to 3 October

CEEHRC

This symposium, organized by the Canadian Epigenetics, Environment and Health Research Consortium Network, is intended to bring together a critical mass of epigenetics researchers, along with key international leaders in the field, to engage in cross-disciplinary dialogue on recent advancements in the field of epigenomics with a focus on the impact of epigenetic mechanisms in human disease.


When

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - Wednesday, October 3, 2018


Where

Estérel Resort

39, Fridolin-Simard blvd
Estérel (Québec) J0T 1E0

 

To learn more about the The 5th Canadian Conference on Epigenetics or to register, click here. 



1
Oct

National eDNA workshop - Pathway to Increase Standards and Competency of eDNA Surveys (PISCeS)

From 1 October to 2 October

PISCeS_University_of_Guelph

The University of Guelph’s Biodiversity Institute of Ontario (BIO), Department of Integrative Biology and College of Biological Sciences are pleased to host a National eDNA workshop.


Academia, regulators, and industry will join in a discussion on Pathways to Increase Standards and competency of Environmental DNA Surveys. The intent is to explore and inform public policy, industry strategies and future research. Day 2 will consist of an 
eDNA tools training session especially designed for PISCeS participants. The session is free for all registered participants.


When

Monday October 1st and Tuesday October 2nd, 2018

 

Where

Arboretum and Summerlee Science Complex Atrium

University of Guelph 

474-570 Gordon St

Guelph (Ontario) N1G 1Y2


For more information or to register for the National eDNA workshop



23
Oct

IRIC's 12th International symposium

From 23 October to 24 October

The Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer (IRIC) of Université de Montréal, is organizing its 12th international symposium entitled "Machine Learning applied to biological systems".

On October 22nd, the IRIC will join forces with IRICoR for a day of workshops revolving around artificial intelligence and drug discovery.

 

More information to come