2023/09/21 10.00, Aula Bovet

ThermoFisher Scientific Day

The Cytometry Area of the ISS Core Facilities Service organizes the Thermo Fisher Scientific Day event, reserved for ISS staff, to present the latest innovative solutions in the molecular, qPCR, imaging, biochemical, cell culture and flow cytometry fields.


  • 10:00 – welcome breakfast (30 min)

  • 10:30 – Livio Loffarelli & Armela Huda (30 min)
    Innovation in Sample Preparation and Molecular Biology:
    • KingFisher™ Purification Systems - Combining automation with magnetic beads for DNA, RNA, proteins and cells sample preparation
    • E-Gel™ Power Snap Plus Electrophoresis System and PCR supplies
  • 11:00 – Ilaria Sarno, Gianluca Fascioli, Mattia Miroballo (30 min)
    Taqman assays are reliable and easy to use:
    • Switching from qPCR to the newest digital PCR applications
    • The New Assay Selection online Tool

  • 11:30 – coffee break (30 min)

  • 12:00 – Giuseppe Tortoriello (30 min)
    Innovative solutions for Protein Analysis: separation, transfer and digital detection
  • 12:30 – Alessandra Romano (30 min)
    iPSC workflow: from reprogramming to differentiation

  • 13:00 – break (1h)

  • 14:00 – Claudio Comunian, Bagca Fatma (30 min)
    Better flow data with cell imaging – Discover the Attune CytPix
  • 14:30 – Fabrizio Cozzani (30 min):
    Alternative approaches to High Throughput Imaging: new CellInsight CX7 LZR PRO HCS platform and EVOS M7000 fully automated digital microscope
  • 15:00 – Rashmi Pari (30 min):
    Maximising results with high throughput measurement of protein and gene expression on the Luminex platform.