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3rd ASEAN Workshop

April 1st-5th, 2013
Bangkok, Thailand

The 3rd ASEAN Flow Cytometry Workshop was hosted by Dr. Kovit Pattanapanyasat of the Faculty of Medicine, the Sriraj Hospital Medical Center, Mahidol University in Bangkok, Thailand. 102 students from Thailand and neighboring countries (Indonesia, Macau, Hong Kong, Singapore, Vietnam and Oman) attended lectures on applications of laser flow cytometry in biomedical research. Faculty members from abroad (S. Cram, H. Krishnamurthy, W. Telford, M. Kapinsky, B. Wood and M. Borowitz, V.Tanavde, P. Jain, A.Krishan, G.Osborne) and local faculty (K. Pattanapanyasat, N. Onlamoon) were supplemented by a number of technical experts from the vendors and staff associates from the host institution. Nine wet lab modules of four hours each were presented on a variety of flow instruments and cell sorters available in the center.A Clinical Flow Cytometry Symposium was held in Hong Kong, on 7th April, 2013. The symposium on applications of flow cytometry in diagnostics and monitoring of patients was attended by 84 registered guests and hosted by Beckman Coulter. M. Borowitz, M. Kapinsky, A. Krishan and B. Wood gave lectures and conducted a panel discussion on monitoring of minimal residual disease.