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04 October Thursday

PCR and data analytics

04 October 2018, 09:00 - 04 October 2018, 16:00
St johns Medical college, Bangalore, St johns Medical College
Bangalore, Karnataka India

This workshop will familiarize the participant with the basics of PCR. The participant would learn the skills of running PCR on human samples and analysis of data. This knowledge would be helpful in setting up PCR based molecular diagnostics in their setting. The knowledge of reagents needed and infrastructure to support such an effort will also be given to the participants. At the end of the workshop, the participant will have experience in PCR and Data analysis.

Applications: Among various clinical applications, PCR has been used to screen BCR-ABL copy number variations and mutations associated with resistance to therapy. This workshop shall provide hands on training on real time PCR

Proposed program:

  • 9.00-9.30              –                 Basics of molecular biology and applications
  • 9.45-10.00           –                 Tea/Coffee break
  • 10.00-12.00        –                 RNA Extraction
  • 12.00- 13.00       –                 Real time PCR
  • 13.00-14.00        –                 Lunch Break
  • 14.00-16.00        –                 cDNA conversion
  • 16.00-17.00        –                 Data Analysis and report discussion – Dr Nikhil Patkar, TMH, Mumbai

Eligibility: PGs/ Pathologists  interested in using molecular biology for clinical diagnostics and are interested in setting up the facility may apply.

Number of delegates (Maximum) – 16

Resource persons:

  • Dr Nikhil Patkar (Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai)
  • Dr Sweta Srivastava (St Johns Medical College, Bangalore)
  • Dr Parimala Puttaiah (St Johns Medical College, Bangalore)
  • Dr Lokendra Yadav (St Johns Medical College, Bangalore)
  • Ms Annapurna P (St Johns Medical College, Bangalore)
  • Ms Mugdha Sharma (St Johns Medical College, Bangalore)
  • Ms Pavana Thomas (St Johns Medical College, Bangalore)
Date: October 4, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Event CategoryWorkshop
Venue Name: St johns Medical college, Bangalore
Address: St johns Medical College
Bangalore, Karnataka India

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