Department of Immunology and Molecular Medicine in association with Beckman Coulter India Ltd. organized one day seminar on flow cytometry here today at SKIMS auditorium.
HOD Immunology & Molecular Medicine and organizing chairman, Dr Zaffar A Shah, in his address briefed about application and use of Flowcytometry technique in patient care and research activities at SKIMS.
"The technique has a leading role in research activities and patient care. It provides rapid analysis of single cell and is used in cell analysis, cell counting, cell sorting, protein engineering and other research based activities. SKIMS is in possession of two Flowcytometres which is largely benefitting the poor patients. The technique is both economical & user friendly," Dr Zaffar said.
Director SKIMS Dr. Showkat A Zargar, who was chief guest on the occasion hailed Dr. Zaffar for his efforts and dedication for patient care and academic and research activities. He appreciated Dr. Zaffar for generating whopping grant for establishing cancer diagnostic lab. Dean Medical faculty Dr. Gul Javid, who was guest of honour also spoke on occasion.