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NECyto Fall Meeting 2015

Save the Date! On behalf of the New England Cytometry Users Group Organizing Committee, I would like to announce that the Annual Fall Meeting will be on October 6th, 2015 from 8:00 am to 5 pm. We will have another … Continue reading

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Getting Diva and Flowjo to play nice

Different export formats in Diva work differently in Flowjo, and Diva 8 has some changes from Diva 6 that I thought it was worth addressing… We have Diva 6 running on our LSRs and Diva 8 on our SORP Aria. … Continue reading

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Einstein Express

We have a request form that our sort users have to submit to request sorting time, and they often have a copy that they have saved to re-submit, and often forget to update the date, it made me think of … Continue reading

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Tracking settings

When a researcher is using the same panel for experiments run on different days, the temptation is to just use the same voltages as the first day.  Due to instrument variations (fluctuation in laser power, variation in detector sensitivity due … Continue reading

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2014 NECyto presentations posted

I’ve posted PDF’s of the talks that were presented at NECyto 2014 on October 2, 2014 in Boston, MA.  They can be found here: http://newenglandcytometry.com/meetings/2014-new-england-cytometry-user-group-meeting/ I would also like to announce a Business Skills Workshop for core managers that will … Continue reading

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Thank you, and upcoming seminars…

Thank you to all of the attendees, vendors, and speakers at the 2014 NECyto meeting. We had over 120 participants and a great series of talks which we plan to post as PDFs in the coming week. I’d like to … Continue reading

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Three fluors one PMT

There persists a misconception that if things are measured in the same channel, they are the same color or “close enough”. The example that I’ll use to illustrate the potential problems with this was a panel that used BV510 and … Continue reading

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