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68th meeting of the Danish society for flow cytometry (DSFCM)

The annual meeting in the society will be May 3rd in Copenhagen. We start with General assembly and then proceed to the program with the theme “Functional Flow Cytometry Assays”. The evening ends with a light dinners for members of the society. If you are interested in becoming a member click here.

Program and registration is now open. Last change for registration is 19th April 2023.

Map of the venue, it is in 13A the auditorium is located.

CYTO virtual interactive 2021

CYTO will this year be a June 7-10, 2021 in an interactive setting.

CYTO Virtual Interactive will be a meeting unlike any other we have produced! Developed with sessions scheduled for global accessibility across different time zones, this year’s meeting will focus on connecting and interacting online, building our community internationally, and, as always, showcasing the most cutting-edge science and cytometry technology.

Read more above the meeting

Registration for the meeting.

65th meeting in the society

We continue to have our meetings online. We have now prepared “Exotic Flow Cytometry Vol 2”.

It is our pleasure to invite you to the 65th meeting in DSFCM. The topic for this meeting will be “Exotic Flow Cytometry”, followed by general assembly.

You can see the full program here.

13.00-13.10      Welcome

13.10-13.55       Jaroslav Dolezel, Prof., Institute of Experimental Botany; Olomouc; Czech Republic. “Flow cytogenetics: the exotic way of genome sequencing, gene cloning and uncovering chromosome ultrastructure” See presentation

13.55-14.05       Break

14.05-14.25       Tina Santl-Temkiv, Asst.Prof. Department of Biology, Aarhus. “Sea-spray experiments coupled with flow cytometry reveal preferential emissions of microorganisms from aqueous environments into the atmosphere”

14.30-14.50       Kasper Urup Kjeldsen, Assoc.Prof, Department of Biology, Aarhus “Fluorescence-activated cell sorting for studying microbial dark matter”

See short presentation

14.50-15.00       Break

15.00-16.00       General assembly

64th meeting in the society

Taking the current situation in Denmark we have a decided to hold our next meeting as a web meeting.

It is our pleasure to invite you to the 64th meeting in DSFCM. The topic for this meeting will be “Exotic Flow Cytometry and SARS-CoV-2 in flow cytometry laboratories”.

You can see the full program here.

13.00-13.10        Welcome

13.10-13.40        Samplix “Double-emulsion droplet sorting: Strategies and applications for multiomic profiling”, see the presentation.

13.45-14.15        VikingGenetics “Through the years from sperm sorting, to sex-sorting and QC”, see the presentation.

14.20-14.50        How are we dealing with Corona in flow cytometry laboratories – a short introduction by Jan Pravsgaard followed by a discussion, see the presentation.

14.50-15.00        Break

15.00-16.00        General assembly

62nd meeting in the society

The next meeting will be November 12th at Skejby Hospital.

The program for the 62nd meeting of DSFCM is now ready. The meeting will be held at
Aarhus University Hospital, Aud G,
Entrance G,
November 12th 2019

Palle Juul-Jensens Boulevard 99
8200 Aarhus N

Map of venue:

The theme of the upcoming meeting is “Flow Cytometry in Clinical Research”.

  • Hans Jürgen Hoffman, “The basophil activation test in diagnosis and monitoring of allergy”
  • Marianne Agerlund, “A 15-color panel for phenotypic characterization of leukemic stem cells in children with acute myeloid leukemia”
  • Mikkel Steen Petersen, “The Swiss-army knife of the Clinical Immunology lab”
  • Morten Hansen, “Immune profiling of blood in clinical cancer immunotherapy”

Program and registration. Abstract for the presentations.

Please not, you need to sign up for the meeting so we can order coffee and lunch.

General assembly in the society

The general assembly will be 27th May 2019 at 15.30, associated with the upcoming meeting in the society.

DTU Meeting Center, 1st floor, Meeting room 1 DTU Health Tech, Anker Engelundsvej 1, building 101A, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby.

Agenda is according to the statue. Members that have suggestions for the meeting should mail them to the Secretary, Jan Pravsgaard Christensen, jpc @, no later than 13/5-2019.

FACS facility manager/Staff scientist (AC-TAP) at BRIC

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen 
We are looking for a highly motivated and independent staff scientist to be responsible for our FACS core facility. The FACS core facility is a key technology hub at BRIC interacting with many uses on a daily basis. The successful candidate should have substantial experience with high-end flow cytometry preferably from several biological systems.
Application deadline: February 8, 2019, 23.59 CET 
See full information

30 years and still going strong

Danish Society for Flow Cytometry (DSFCM) is a very active organization. We have for 30 years organized meetings, workshops, and vendor presentations that are related to flow cytometry.

Consider joining the society. This supports our work and gives you a great opportunity to network with people in the field.

We recently celebrated the 30 year anniversary of the society; see some pictures from the event.
Click to enlarge pictures.

Understanding t-SNE and Cen-se’ Mapping

Talk by Bruce Bagwell

Exploring cytometry data with FlowSOM

Talk by Sofie Van Gassen

Automated analysis of MHC multimer binding of T cells – experience from a noncomputational expert

Talk by Natasja Wulff Pedersen

Vendor exhibition

Vendor exhibition

Coffee and social time

Dinner and social get together