Seventh National Molecular Microbiology Diagnostics Users Group Fall Meeting and Annual Conference

Hollywood Theatre
The Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto ON

Monday, October 21, 2013
Tuesday, October 22, 2013

2013 NMG Annual Conference Summary


2013 NMG Annual Conference Program


Presenation High-Lights

  • CLART® Clinical Array Technolog - Clinical daily use of low density microarrays.   [PDF]

  • Optimizing Multiplex qPCR for Detecting Infectious Diseases.  [PDF]

  • Quidel’s Ready-to-Use Reagents and Anytime, Anywhere Molecular Assays.  [PDF]

  • Multiplex PCR Detection of Herpesviruses and Varicella:  Why and How?  [PDF]

  • Molecular analysis via Next Generation Sequencing (NGS).   [PDF]

  • Luminex xTAG GPP assay: justification, implementation and early experience in GI multiplexing in children. [PDF]

  • Alere i platform.  [PDF]

  • Adoption of Massively Parallel Real-time PCR on a Nanofluidic Biochip for Clinical Microbiology.  [PDF]

  • The Genomics Revolution- From One Gene to All Genes.  [PDF]

  • Results of a Bordetella pertussis/parapertussis Proficiency Panel.  [PDF]

  • Results of the National Proficiency Test for 16SrRNA Gene Sequencing and/ or MALDI-TOF.  [PDF]

  • The Canadian MALDI-TOF User's Group (CMUG), a newly created, national forum for MALDI TOP users or potential users.  [PDF]

  • A Proposal for Molecular Testing; Inhouse Developed Laboratory Tests [PDF]

  • The Detective World of Shiga Toxin-Producing E. coli (STEC) [not available at this moment ]