Save the Date! Interactive User Group Meeting in Baltimore, MD

We’re having our second Interactive User Group Meeting on Monday, October 1st 2018, 1pm – 5pm EDT in Baltimore, MD!

The User Group Meeting will be a forum not only for us to provide you with the most recent Holotype HLA v3 product updates, but also for you to hear and discuss several Holotype HLA user’s experiences, learn from their challenges and celebrate the successes. It will be an opportunity to raise questions, to network with NGS experts and, for the current users, to share your knowledge and experience on NGS and Holotype HLA with the HLA community as well as learn from other Holotype HLA users.

Snacks, coffee and refreshments will be provided during the meeting.
This User Group is not part of the ASHI official educational program and the sessions and content are not endorsed by ASHI

Date: Monday, 1st of October, 2018
Time: 1:00pm-5:00pm EDT
Venue: Courtyard Baltimore Downtown (Room A)

User Group Meeting Agenda & Topics
  • Introduction (Product Updates)
  • Assay Session
    • NGS from a tech’s perspective and DNA challenges
    • Monotype & flexibility
  • Software Session 
    • Loss of Heterozygosity case study
    • Problematic samples resolved with Twin
  • Automation Session 
    • Platform selection considerations
    • Holotype validation of a robot
  • Open Forum Discussions, Networking (Q&A)

We would like to ask you to share the topics you would like to hear aboutor would you like to talk about (we are accepting all volunteers!). The topics and questions can be of a protocol technical nature (experiences, challenges and how you overcame them), NGS validation and accreditation processes, automation, data analysis including case studies (did you discover an interesting case during your NGS work with the Holotype? Please share it!). The choices are endless and we are excited about all of the them.

RSVP: Please send us your topics/questions by September 29th via email to and include the following information: full name, institution and lab name and email address.

Registration and attendance are free of charge.

You can even win a prize if you join our raffle during the event!

Password: OMX18UGM

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Omixon Team