Upcoming Events

2015 Summer Workshop Series - at ECU Brody School of Medicine

"Tools for Molecular Cellular Analysis"

June 4th
July 14th
August 4th

Workshop #1   June 4, 2015
                          Brody Room 2W40   9AM - 4PM  ( Free Event)

Technical Workshop - Talks and hands-on demonstrations covering  LCM, Confocal & Flow Cytometry" 


     Keynote Speaker- Kevin Janes, PhD , Biomedical Engineering,University of Virginia

     Dr Carl Bortner - Director, Flow Cytometry Center, NIEHS

     Dr Elizabeth Ables- Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, ECU

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Previous Workshops

Confocal & Laser Capture Microscopy Workshop

June 3, 2014 - Confocal and ZEN Blue Software
June 4, 2014 - Laser Capture Microdissection
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Brody School of Medicine Room 2W-40A
East Carolina Univerisity

Sponsored by LaserTAG along with the NC Biotechnology Center and Carl Zeiss Microscopy.

Workshop will consist of presentations followed by hands on workshops in the afternoon. Elise Shumsky of Zeiss will focus on the use of ZEN BLue for making your images manuscript ready. Lucy Davis, from the Center for Advanced Forensic DNA will present infomation on the use of laser capture microscopy in crime investigations.

Free registration - NCBC EventBrite or

Contact MeShall Hills - hillsm@ecu.edu or 252-744-3451


Laser Capture Workshop - October 3, 2013

The Laser Tag Intellectual Exchange Group, Carl Zeiss Microscopy, LLC,and the NC Biotechnology Center hosted a Laser Capture Microscopy Conference in Triangle Park on October 3, from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., at the Hamner Center.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Lance Liotta
Co-Director: Center for Applied Proteomics and Molecular Medicine at George Mason University
Dr. Liotta invented and patented technologies in the fields of diagnostics, immunoassays, microdissection (Laser Capture Microdissection), nanotechnology and proteomics that have been used to make broad discoveries in cancer biology and cancer therapy.

Workshop Sponsored By:

  • North Carolina Biotechnology Center
  • LASER TAG Intellectual Exchange Group
  • East Carolina University
  • Carl Zeiss Microscopy, Inc.
  • QIAGEN Sample & Assay Technologies

Zeiss LSM 700 Confocal is installed and ready to use!!

Contact Barbara Muller-Borer, PhD for information regarding training.

Laser Capture Microdissection Core Laboratory is located in
Brody 3E-94
Zeiss Confocal Microscope is located in
Brody 3S-08