Workshop 8 (Afternoon 14:00 - 17:00)
Title: On-Chip Cell Culture and Analysis
Petra Dittrich - ETH Zürich, SWITZERLAND
Felix Kurth - ETH Zürich, SWITZERLAND
Target Audience: The workshop is targeted to a wide audience. Postdocs, PhD students as well as industrial researchers are welcome to get an overview of microfluidic cell handling and learn about the potential and limitations of microfluidic approaches for cell biology.
Learning Objectives: Microfluidic technology offers a great toolbox for research with living cells and opens new strategies for cell monitoring and analysis. The workshop will give a comprehensive overview about current microfluidic approaches to cell capture, cultivation, separation, sorting and analysis. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss current challenges and the future developments in the field.