WORKSHOP ON CYTOGENETICS

ORGANIZED BY THE HUMAN GENETICS UNIT IN COLLABORATION WITH CARL ZEISS

FROM 0900 TO 1500, 17 AUGUST 2013,

AT THE DEPARTMENT OF ANATOMY, FACULTY OF MEDICINE, COLOMBO 08

PROGRAMME

0900 – 0915

Welcome address

Prof. Vajira H. W. Dissanayake

0915 – 0945

Introduction to ZEISS & MetaSystems

Ingbert Miesczalok

Managing Director , Metasystems Asia Co. Ltd.

V. Dasu Babu

Divisional Manager-Biosciences, Carl ZEiss India Pvt. Ltd.

0945 – 1115 Basics of Cytogenetics(Prenatal/ Cancer), Karyotyping, FISH

Ingbert Miesczalok

Managing Director , Metasystems Asia Co. Ltd.

1120 – 1200 Discussion
1200 – 1230

Lunch

1230 – 1330

Scanning systems Metaphase Search, Spot Counting, Pathology (Demonstration)

Benjamin Ching

Sales and Application Specialist, Metasystems Asia Co. Ltd.

1330 – 1400 DNA probes