ESCCA 2016 highlights
netflow PNH supports extensive PNH educational programme at ESCCA
The 2016 annual meeting of the European Society for Clinical Cell Analysis (ESCCA) delivered an informative overview of cell analysis techniques in Edinburgh, UK, from 11–14 September. Among the activities at ESCCA, there were many opportunities for delegates to learn about the netflow PNH educational programme and attend lectures by key international experts in PNH testing.
ESCCA 2015 highlights
netflow PNH continues to provide education in PNH diagnostics
The 2015 annual meeting of the European Society for Clinical Cell Analysis (ESCCA) took place beside Mount Etna in Sicily from 30 September–2 October 2015. This was the third ESCCA meeting at which the netflow paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (PNH) educational programme shared expert knowledge and experience in flow cytometric testing for PNH.
ESCCA 2014 highlights
netflow PNH goes from strength to strength at ESCCA 2014
The European Society for Clinical Cell Analysis (ESCCA) conference was held in Lisbon from 14–17 September 2014. During ESCCA, netflow PNH activities provided many opportunities to learn more about PNH diagnostics and to share experiences in how to test for it.
Professor Robert Sutherland and Andrea Illingworth at ESCCA 2014
Professor Robert Sutherland (Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada) and Andrea Illingworth (Dahl-Chase Diagnostic Services, Bangor, Maine, USA) presented the ESCCA “Erythrocytes and Platelets” PNH course “Practical guidelines for sensitive and accurate identification of PNH clones by flow cytometry”. The course highlighted important considerations in PNH testing and gave examples of positive PNH cases, along with practical advice and troubleshooting.
Access to presentation materials is for registered users of netflow only; PNH course slides are provided with permission from the authors and are for personal use only, not for distribution.
ESCCA 2013 highlights
netflow portal launched!
The European Society for Clinical Cell Analysis (ESCCA) conference was held in Luxembourg from 12–14 November 2013. During ESCCA, the netflow portal was officially launched, sparking much excitement amongst the flow cytometry community. Many attendees took the opportunity to sign up to the portal, including ESCCA President Dr Claude Lambert (pictured). The netflow portal is now up and running, providing a unique educational and practical resource for flow cytometrists.
ESCCA 2013 ‘meet the expert’ videos
Dr Iuri Marinov
PNH-gating strategies using 4-, 5- and 6-colour panels for white blood cells (WBCs)
Dr Agathe Debliquis
PNH-gating strategies using a 6-colour panel for WBCs, utilising the Navios system and Navios software
Professor Robert Sutherland
A 4-colour protocol for PNH testing using the FC 500 system with FC 500 CXP analysis
Professor Alberto Orfao
PNH testing workshop