European User Group Meeting 2020: Biomarker

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Connecting users, advancing spatial knowledge

Join Us for This Virtual Event!

Join us to hear how researchers are using spatial biology to uncover new biological  insights as well as the latest innovations from Akoya and how they will impact your work.

Biomarker Research Focus

November 12, 2020  6:00 AM – 8:00 AM PDT |9:00 AM – 11:00 AM EDT | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM CEST
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Diverse applications beyond I/O
Bjoern Wendik, PhD | Senior Field Application Scientist
Akoya Biosciences

Phenoptics research solutions to assess the tumor microenvironment in primary and secondary brain tumors
Yvonne Reiss PhD | Assistant Professor
Goethe University Hospital Frankfurt, Germany

Yvonne Reiss: PhD with background in tumor immunology and vascular biology (focus on neurological diseases). I have expertise in target validation, preclinical tumor models and genetic animal models.

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Diverse immune environments in human lung tuberculosis granulomas assessed by quantitative multiplexed immunofluorescence
Carlos De Andrea MD  | Assistant Professor – Pathologist
University of Navarra, Pamplona; Spain

Carlos de Andrea: The ImmunoPath Lab at the Clínica Universidad de Navarra, directed by Carlos, is focused on the development and validation of multiplex immunofluorescence panels for Immuno-Oncology Research and automated digital analysis. Since 2017, his lab is part of the European project called “Integrative cancer-immunology and Immunoscore for cancer classification and immunotherapies”, which aims to develop new tools for the identification and quantification of immunomodulatory molecules for Immuno-Oncology.

The assessment of Chronic Kidney Disease using Multi-Parametric MRI: Correlation with Multiplexing Kidney Tissue
Huda Mahmoud, PhD | MBChB, MRCP, Renal Speciality certificate
PhD in Progress: University of Nottingham
Nephrology and General Internal Medicine Consultant: University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire, UK

Dr. Mahmoud will present data from work done from the REMIND study: REnal MR IN renal Disease, using multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging to assess acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease

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Astronomy Meets Pathology: An Interdisciplinary Effort to Discover Predictive Biomarker Signatures