Meeting Report: The Leading Edge in Cytometry

Bad Nauheim was in early autumn splendor as cytometry leaders, researchers, and vendors met to conduct and participate in the Leading Edge in Cytometry Meeting at the Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung...

… maximize institutional research capabilities

I think that, especially on this webpage, there is no need to emphasize, that core facilities are important for researchers to give them access to state of the art equipment, as well as cost effective, from an administrations point of view. But once in a while it is good that a journal takes up that topic and explains it in more detail. And once in a while it is good to be reminded, that “happy user” is not the only readout, when it comes down to analyzing the performance of your core facility.

50th Anniversary

This would be the perfect time to ask something like ” how old is this flow cytometry stuff”. This month sees the 50 years anniversary of the first publication on cell sorting by Mack...