Webinar Sponsored by Illumina and 10x Genomics Will Demonstrate How Single-Cell RNA Sequencing Enables a Deep Dive Into Mechanisms Responsible for Health and Disease

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In this educational webinar, one of the speakers, Dr. Bernard Thienpont, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine in Leuven, Belgium will share how single-cell RNA sequencing enabled the creation of a lung tumor microenvironment catalog with more than 50,000 individual cells, offering new scientific discoveries and novel insights into this complex ecosystem.

Bernard Thienpont, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, KU Leuven

Whether you want to dissect cell-type differences, investigate the adaptive immune system, or look at tumor heterogeneity on a single cell level, the Chromium System from 10x Genomics is the answer. Annika Branting, Regional Marketing Manager, EMEA for 10x Genomics will present how to characterize and profile hundreds to millions of single cells, combine immune profiling with gene expression data for the same single cell and describe how to investigate cancer pathogenesis through single cell tumor sub-clones. Furthermore, the most impending product launches from 10x such as Single Cell ATAC solution and Single Cell Feature Barcode Solution will be highlighted.

Dr. Pawel Zajac, Ph.D., Segment Marketing Manager, Cell Biology at Illumina, will round out this webinar by describing how Illumina sequencing enables the exploration of biological systems at single-cell resolution to help to deliver on the promise of single-cell biology.

LabRoots will host this webinar on November 28, 2018, at 7am PST; 4pm CET. To learn more about this event, the continuing education credits offered, or to register for free, click here.

About Illumina
Illumina is transforming human health as the global leader in sequencing and array-based technologies. Illumina’s flexible and scalable sequencing systems support and enable a wide range of single-cell sequencing applications, from low-throughput deep interrogation of rare cell populations to high-throughput profiling of tissues. For more information, please visit http://www.illumina.com.

About 10x Genomics, Inc.
10x Genomics, Inc., is building tools for scientific discovery that reveal and address the true complexities of biology and disease. Through a combination of novel microfluidics, chemistry and bioinformatics, our award-winning Chromium System is enabling researchers around the world to more fully understand the fundamentals of biology at unprecedented resolution and scale. Learn more at http://www.10xGenomics.com.

About LabRoots
LabRoots is the leading scientific social networking website, offering top scientific trending news and premier educational virtual events and webinars. Contributing to the advancement of science through content sharing capabilities, LabRoots is a powerful advocate in amplifying global networks and communities. Founded in 2008, LabRoots emphasizes digital innovation in scientific collaboration and learning. We have become a primary source for trending scientific news, webinars, virtual conferences and more. Offering more than articles and webcasts that go beyond the mundane and explore the latest discoveries in the world of science, LabRoots users can stay atop their field by gaining continuing education credits from a wide range of topics through their participation in the webinars and virtual events. Join for free and become part of the largest scientific learning community in the world.

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