Latex in Diagnostics Course
Announcing the 9th and 10th offerings
of the popular Latex Short Course:
Medical Diagnostic Applications of Latex Technology
Content: Theory and practical details of coating and using microspheres (or
latex particles) in diagnostic tests and assays and other biomedical applications.
We will teach about understanding, caring for, coating and using microspheres,
and will discuss applications ranging from latex agglutination tests;
turbidimetric immunoassays; immunochromatographic or "strip" tests; particle
capture ELISA " spot" tests; solid phase immunoassays using magnetic particles;
to the newest "proximity" assays, where an immunological reaction brings two
dissimilar microspheres together permitting energy transfer and light emission.
Faculty: Internationally known teachers, researchers, and consultants in the
Dates: October 1, 2, & 3, 1997 in San Francisco (Ramada Plaza Hotel at Fisherman's
October 6, 7, & 8, 1997 in London (Tower Thistle Hotel--near the
Tower Bridge and Tower of London).
Cost: $975 (including most meals; hotel lodging is extra)
The brochure is being drafted now (end of April, 1997). It should be printed
within a month and mailed by June.
If you have any interest, please ask for "Latex Course brochure" and give postal
address where we can send it. Complete details and registration forms will also
be available by June at our web site: www.bangslabs.com
Leigh Bangs, aka "The Particle Doctor(TM)"; leigh at bangslabs.com
Bangs Laboratories, Inc., 9025 Technology Drive, Fishers, IN 46038-2886 USA
Tel: 317-570-7020 Fax: 317-570-7034
"The Microsphere Zone" [Web Site: http://www.bangslabs.com]