ABRF Online Workshops - Fluorescent Imaging Agents in Biomedical Research

When: February 23 & 25, 2021
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. EST


Registration Fees:
ABRF Members - $25 
Non-Members - $50

This workshop will focus on advances in fluorescent agents used in biomedical imaging. Special emphasis will be on the latest developments in the design and application of probes for exploring the structure and function of living cells, and high through-put imaging pipelines.  The workshop will also cover agent selection criteria in multiple applications, from single molecule to intravital imaging.

Speakers & Topics: 

Day 1 Speakers: 30 min talk, 5 min Q&A 

  • Arvydas Matiukas, Ph.D. 
    • Title:  "Overview of Fluorescent Probes" 
  • Jason Kilgore  
    • Title:  Don’t Fade Away: Photobleaching and How to Protect Your Dyes 
  • Kelly Lundsten 
    • Title:  Applications and limitations of long Stokes' shift dyes 


Day 2 Speakers:  45 min talk, 5 min Q&A 

  • Leslie M. Loew, Ph.D. 
    • Title:  Membrane Voltage Probes 
  • Luke Lavis, Ph.D.
    • Title:  Building bright fluorophores for cells and beyond 
  • General Discussion