Mark Your Calendar for xMAP® Connect Boston:
Tuesday, September 18, 2018!

xMAP® Connect is a Luminex sponsored user group meeting where you will hear from multiplex experts about the development of cutting-edge methods and innovative projects from the research and clinical applications, as well as connect with fellow researchers, Luminex Partners, and Luminex specialists. In addition to the scientific sessions and posters, the day features generous breaks and a reception to network with fellow attendees.

When: Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Registration: 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Sessions: 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Reception: 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
The Westin Boston Waterfront
425 Summer Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02210

2018 Sessions Include:

Matthew B. Coppock, PhD, US Army Research Laboratory – The Universal Attachment of Peptide Receptors to xMAP Microspheres for Multiplexed Biodetection Assay

Hideki Furuya, PhD, University of Hawaii Cancer Center – Perils and Pitfalls in Developing a Clinical Assay

Wilfredo F. Garcia-Beltran, MD, PhD, Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT, and Harvard – Multiplexed Measurement of In-vivo Titrated Human Cytokine Cocktails and Endogenously Produced Human Cytokines in Humanized Mice

Jim Giron, Thermo Fisher Scientific – QuantiGene™ Assays for Telomere Length

Mike Godeny, MilliporeSigma – Custom MILLIPLEX Assay Development Case Study: Custom-Made MILLIPLEX MAP® Assays Aid Unique Toxicity Tests

Amy Hendricksen, Bio-Rad Laboratories – Bio-Plex Pro Human Cytokine Screening Panel 48-plex: SMARTS Design Delivers Actionable Results

Michael-Christopher Keogh, PhD, EpiCypher – Use of the Luminex Platform vs. Other Approaches to Interrogate Epigenetic Targets

Monica Manglani, National Institutes of Health – Simultaneous Multiplex Analysis of RNA and Protein Expression in Inflamed CNS Tissues

Alaina Peterson, Bio-Techne – The Devil is in the Diluents

Eric Shaw, Takeda Vaccines – A Multiplexed Immunogenicity Screening Assay for the Development of Flavivirus Vaccines

Angela Slitt, University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy – Use of xMAP Technologies Quantify Gene Expression and Address Potential Cytochrome P450 Inducers

Xing Wang, Arraybridge – SAR for Biologics: Correlation Study of mAb Higher Order Structure and Cytokine Release from Human Whole Blood Cells

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Hotel Accommodations

Our online booking tool for xMAP Connect Boston is now closed. Should you like to secure a room at The Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel, please contact our Senior Event Manager of Global Events, Victoria Gutierrez, directly with your arrival and departure dates.

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