qPCR Experience® workshop:
Real-time PCR in Plant pathology - Diagnostics and Research
Ljubljana, Slovenia, 3rd - 6th December 2013
Real-time PCR in Plant pathology will focus on diagnostics of plant pathogenic microorganisms and basics of relative quantification using real-time PCR integrating EPPO Guidelines.
Workshop is organised by National Institute of Biology (NIB) and BioSistemika Ltd.
Guest lecturers: Françoise Petter, EPPO and Sebastian Kiewnick, Agroscope.
Instructors: Dr. Tanja Dreo, Uni. Prof. Dr. Maja Ravnikar, Mag. Nataša Mehle,
Dr. Manca Pirc, Dr. Urška Čepin
The hands-on 4-day workshop will cover review of qPCR theory, LAMP technology, practical guidance experiment set-up, plant sample preparation and quality control, assay design, automatisation, validation of diagnostic qPCR methods according to EPPO guidelines, as well as hands-on lab and data analysis sessions.
Extensive practical sessions will be held in ISO 9001 and ISO 17025 accredited laboratories of National Institute of Biology in Ljubljana which includestate-of-the-art qPCR centre.
Join the international team of scientisis, experienced instructors and plant pathology specialists from the Department of Biotechnology and Systems Biology at National Institute of Biology.
Registrations and more information available here: http://www.biosistemika.com/PP12_2013