This course will provide an overview of the current major genome engineering platforms and cover CRISPR genome editing technology in depth. The first part of the course will focus on the general principles of genome editing technology including design, choice of format, delivery, efficiency, specificity, clonal isolation, genotyping, and validation. The second part of the [....]
This rigorous three day program is ideal for basic research and translational biology scientists who are looking for a balanced theoretical vs. hands-on introduction to gene editing iPSCs using CRISPR/Cas9. In this live remote training workshop, participants will be able to design CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing tools, deliver gene-editing tools into human iPSCs, and detect gene-editing [....]
Statistical analyses are regularly required for nearly every quantitative scientific study. Although simple data analysis tools are tenable for small-scale analyses, more rigorous software can enhance analysis replicability, improve data management, and facilitate more advanced analysis techniques in addition to scaling up to larger datasets. One such program, R is a free, open-source software that [....]
This webinar will focus on challenges and areas of flexibility within the application of the statutory standards as they apply to rare diseases. Particular attention will be paid not only to the laws and guidelines that specifically relate to orphan drugs but also how the general regulatory standards that govern safety and efficacy are uniquely [....]
This evening workshop is being offered on Tuesday, Aug. 17, Thursday, Aug. 19, Tuesday, Aug 24, Thursday, Aug 26, Tuesday Aug 31 and Thursday, Sep 2 from 6:00PM to 8:30PM. Virtual office hours will be held Wednesdays 6-8 PM. Overview: Python is an open-source and increasingly popular tool for scientists. In this introductory workshop for [....]
When viewed as problem-solving, negotiation moves from being a win-lose game to one of mutual benefit. This lecture will help you negotiate ways to achieve more of what you want in preparing for negotiation. There are inspiring new ways of practicing negotiating in everyday interactions and improve your chances of getting more of what you want.
Strategic partnerships / collaborating with research institutions as an entrepreneur This month, we’ll be chatting with Dr. Amir Manbachi, who works at the intersection of academic research, collaborations with industry, and entrepreneurship. He is an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, and Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Johns Hopkins University, currently leading [....]
This four day live remote program is ideal for those who are looking for an in-depth introduction to Flow Cytometry. The instructors will focus on a broad spectrum of flow cytometric topics, discuss examples from various research applications, provide technical protocols for flow cytometric sample preparation, as well as data analysis, trouble shooting and experimental [....]