Perkin-Elmer Corporation will host a conference entitled "A decade of
PCR - In celebration of ten years of amplification" at the Cold Spring
Harbor Laboratory from September 12-14, 1994 to commemorate the first
decade of the application of Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR).
The program will give an overview of the PCR technique and will
highlight recent and future trends in the application of this
technology. The following is a partial list of topics and speakers
Introduction Dr. James Watson
Perspective - PCR Dr. Kary Mullis
PCR Quantitation Dr. Francois Ferre'
Chairperson - Applications of PCR Dr. Richard Gibbs
In situ PCR Dr. Ashley Haase
PCR in Agriculture & the 3rd World Dr. Richard Jefferson
PCR and Gene Expression in Single Cells Dr. Jim Eberwine
Forensic Analysis using PCR Dr. Bruce Budowle
Analysis of PCR Products in Microchips Dr. Stephen Fodor
RNA Differential Display Dr. Peng Liang
Application of Long Distance PCR Dr. Elise Rose
PCR and Ancient DNA Dr. Svante Paabo
Microfabricated Systems for PCR Dr. M. Allen Northrup
The corporate registration fee is $695 with housing, $595 without
housing. The academic registration fee is $595 with housing, $495
without housing. Registration fees include all meals, reception and
banquet. The deadline for registration is August 5th and seating is
limited to 350.
To register or for more information, contact the Cold Spring Harbor
Laboratory Meetings Office, 1 Bungtown Road, P.O. Box 100, Cold Spring
Harbor, New York 11724 at (516) 367-8346 or email meetings at cshl.org.