April 9th and April 10th : FlowJo Workshop

We will have at the iMM (April 9th) and IGC (April 10th) Serena di Cecilia, application scientist working at BD Biosciences, to give a workshop on basic and advanced features of the FlowJo software.

The sessions will be in person. This workshop is free of charge, but requires registration.


Applications close April 5th, 2024.

March 25th: Spectral Day

Are you a flow cytometry user or planning flow cytometry experiments in the near future? Do you want to learn more about spectral flow cytometry?

 The following workshop should be extremely interesting for you! We are pleased to announce the first edition of FLxFlow Spectral Day:

Contents:This interactive workshop is targeted to all future and current users of spectral flow cytometry. We will address several topics in order to follow the best practices in spectral flow cytometry, such as unmixing, panel design, autofluorescence, among others. 


09h30 – Introduction to full spectrum flow cytometry – André Mozes and Cláudia Andrade

10h15 – Experimental planning – Marta Monteiro

11h00 – Coffee Break

11h30 – Sponsor Talk (Sony): SFA – Life Sciences Cloud Platform from Sony, by Cedric Ait Mansour, Global Senior Manager Market Development – New Products at Sony Biotechnology.

11h50 – Unmixing – Rui Gardner

12h30 – Lunch (not included)

14h00 – Considerations for panel design – Mariana Fernandes and Catarina Godinho

14h40 – Sponsor Talk (BD Biosciences): BD SpectralFX™️ and how optimized dyes can improve your data, by Mark Dessing

15h10 – Autofluorescence management – Rui Gardner

15h50 – Coffee Break

16h20 – Sponsor Talk (Cytek Biosciences): Enhanced Small Particle Detection on Cytek instruments – CYTEK AURORA and NORTHERN LIGHTS, by Ana Vieira, Application Scientist at Cytek Biosciences

16h40 – Data analysis troubleshooting – Rui Gardner

17h10 – Final discussion

Invited Speaker:
Rui Gardner – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

This workshop is free of charge, but requires registration.
If you wish to attend, please fill the registration form herehttps://forms.gle/tW7EVgXnnMhhRZrE7

There is a limit of 80 participants (priority will be given to FLxFlow researchers). Researchers from cities located more than 100 Km of Lisbon are eligible for travel bursaries.

Applications close 15th March, 2024.