Conferences & Courses
Leaders in BioBanking Congress Leaders in BioBanking Congress
September 15-17, 2014 | Seattle, WA
Today, biospecimen collections are used by multiple research groups for various research aims, from basic research through clinical trials.

Cancer Diagnosis at the Crossroads: Precision Medicine Driving Change Cancer Diagnosis at the Crossroads: Precision Medicine Driving Change
September 15-17, 2014 | Seattle, WA
The Cancer Diagnosis at the Crossroads: Precision Medicine Driving Change event reveals the latest findings, technologies and strategies allowing cancer researchers to integrate genomic data, pinpoint molecular variations, develop tests and determine biom

Digital PCR Technologies and Tools for Precision Diagnostics Digital PCR Technologies and Tools for Precision Diagnostics
October 6-8, 2014 | La Jolla, CA
Digital PCR Conference: Technologies and Tools for Precision Diagnostics Digital PCR, at its core, is simply a single molecule counting method that quantitatively measures absolute DNA and eliminates the need for standard curves.




Life Science Media Library
Laboratory Developed Tests Laboratory Developed Tests
May 7, 2013 |
Laboratory-developed tests, which are developed, validated and performed by clinical laboratories, have come under increased scrutiny by the FDA. Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Laboratory-Developed Tests DVD will cover the latest developments from the FDA and the positions and recommendations put forward by medical and industry professional societies; the challenges of meeting CLIA regulations in the new age of genomics; and the complexities of implementing NGS assays into clinical laboratories.
qPCR in Molecular Diagnostics qPCR in Molecular Diagnostics
February 12, 2013 |
Quantitative real-time PCR is a valuable technology used for diagnostics of diseases such as cancer and infectious diseases, and for the detection of bacterial, fungal and viral pathogens. This course covers aspects of incorporating qPCR into standard molecular diagnosis including the challenges involved, an overview of the technology available, and next steps.
Strategies for Companion Diagnostic Development Strategies for Companion Diagnostic Development
September 19, 2012 |
In these presentations selected from the Strategies for Companion Diagnostic Development workshop at the Fourth Annual ADAPT Congress 2012, global IVD leaders and experienced consultants address the potential downstream effects of early decisions in the development cycle of companion diagnostics, what are the strategies to achieve successful commercialization of IVD products, how collaborative partnerships drive results and are models for successful development, and when and how a companion diagnostic should be included in drug trials.




Publications, Reports, & Whitepapers