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CRISPR 2020

LabRoots invites you to the 3rd Annual CRISPR Virtual Event!  This event will continue the conversation of the abilities of CRISPR-based editing, next-gen editing tools, precision in gene editing, and using CRISPR for drug discovery.

The planning committee will bring together thought leaders from academia, trained researchers from clinical laboratories, and industry experts from pharmaceutical to biotech. Experts will share case studies, experiences, and new developments regarding best practices and address appropriate alternatives that are currently being developed. 

This year's event will include the following topics and tracks:
 
Development and Classification of CRISPR Systems
  • New candidates of CRISPR systems 
  • Genetic drift and regulation of CRISPR systems

CRISPR Applications in Biomedicine and Agriculture

  • CRISPR in Gene therapy Applications
  • CRISPR for Disease Modeling in Biomedical Research 
  • CRISPR Applications in Agriculture and Crop Improvement 

CRISPR for Addressing COVID-19 Pandemic

  • CRISPR for COVID-19 diagnostics
  • CRISPR for treatment approaches

Ethical, Social, and Legal Issues in CRISPR applications

  • CRISPR Patent and Intellectual property issues 
  • Formulation of Regulatory Framework 
  • Emerging Ethical concerns of using CRISPR
  • Developing CRISPR Policy

Our virtual conference allows you to participate in a global setting with no travel or cost to you. The event will remain open 6 months from the date of the live event.  The webinars will be available for unlimited on-demand viewing.  This virtual conference also offers increased reach for the global microbiology community with a high degree of interaction through live-streaming video and chat sessions.

Like the 2019 conference, this event will be produced on our robust platform, allowing you to watch, learn, and connect seamlessly across all desktop or mobile devices. Equipped with gamification and point system, you can now move around the entire event, earning points for a chance to win one of LabRoots' most popular T-shirts.

Call for Posters — Virtual poster sessions offer the opportunity to present data to a global audience via a PDF poster and video summary and discuss results with interested colleagues through email. Plan now to have your poster included in the 2020 CRISPR Virtual Event. Submission is free. Submit your abstract here

Continuing Education
LabRoots is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. ® Program. By attending this event, you can earn 1 Continuing Education credit per presentation for a maximum of 30 credits.

Use #LRcrispr to follow the conversation!


Speakers
  • Associate Professor and Senior Bioinformatician, SciLifeLab, Uppsala University, Sweden
  • Chief Scientific Officer, Pacific Biosciences

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Agenda
  • Long-read sequencing reveals unforeseen CRISPR-Cas9 activity
    Long-read sequencing reveals unforeseen CRISPR-Cas9 activity
    Adam Ameur
    Associate Professor and Senior Bioinformatician, SciLifeLab, Uppsala University, Sweden
Posters

POSTER SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Virtual poster sessions offer the opportunity to present data to a global audience via a PDF poster and video summary, and discuss results with interested colleagues through email. Posters should be submitted as a PowerPoint file. Presentations should incorporate illustrative materials such as tables, graphs, photographs, and large-print text. This content is not peer-reviewed. Submission is free.


SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT

Enter the following information to this Submission Form:

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  • Your Name
  • Your Institution
  • Your Email
  • Abstract describing the poster


All submitted abstracts will be reviewed and decisions regarding acceptance will be made as abstracts are received. You will be notified within one week of receipt about acceptance. Further details and registration materials will be provided at that time. You do not have to be present in order to have a poster displayed. Only those abstracts approved by LabRoots may display posters at this event.

If accepted, you will also have the opportunity to record a 3-5 minute summary video for each poster. LabRoots will work with each individual to create these videos. Video links and email contact information will be included on each poster displayed.

Questions? Email Posters@LabRoots.com

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Speakers

  • Adam Ameur
    Associate Professor and Senior Bioinformatician, SciLifeLab, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Biography

      Adam Ameur is associate professor and senior bioinformatician at the SciLifeLab National Genomics Infrastructure in Sweden. His work is focused on technology development and novel sequencing applications for the study of human health and disease. Ongoing activities include the construction of a whole-genome reference dataset for genetic variation in the Swedish population, as well as introduction of long-read single molecule sequencing into clinical routine. Since 2017 he is also an adjunct researcher at Monash university in Melbourne, Australia.

    • Jonas Korlach, PhD
      Chief Scientific Officer, Pacific Biosciences
      Biography
        Jonas Korlach was appointed Chief Scientific Officer of Pacific Biosciences in July 2012. He was previously a Scientific Fellow, supporting commercial development of the PacBio RS II system and performing research aimed at developing new applications for SMRT technologies. He co-invented the SMRT technology with Stephen Turner, Ph.D., Pacific Biosciences Founder and Chief Technology Officer, when the two were graduate students at Cornell University. Dr. Korlach joined Pacific Biosciences as the company's eighth employee in 2004. Previously, he was a Postdoctoral Researcher at Cornell University. Dr. Korlach is the recipient of multiple grants, an inventor on 70 issued U.S. patents and 61 international patents, and an author of over 100 scientific studies on the principles and applications of SMRT technology, including publications in Nature, Science, and PNAS. In 2013, Dr. Korlach was honored by the Obama White House as an Immigrant Innovator "Champion of Change." He received both his Ph.D. and his M.S. degrees in Biochemistry, Molecular and Cell Biology from Cornell, and received M.S. and B.A. degrees in Biological Sciences from Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany.
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      • Dimitri Perrin

        Dr Dimitri Perrin is Senior Lecturer in Data Science at Queensland University of Technology. Prior to joining QUT, he worked as a FPR Fellow in the Laboratory for Systems Biology (RIKEN, Japan) and as an IRCSET Marie-Curie Research Fellow with the Centre for Scientific Computing ...

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      • Manush Sayd Mohammed

        Dr. Manush Saydmohammed is currently Research Instructor at the University of Pittsburgh, PA. Prior to this, he worked as Research Associate at Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda MD and as Japan Society for Promotional Sciences Post Doctoral Fellow at ...

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