Training in vaccinology – Flow Cytometry

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Date & Time September 18 -19, 2019
Address 18 route du Panorama, 92265,
Location Fonternay-aux Roses, France

Course objectives

The course will comprise lectures of experts in the field presenting methods for assessing the immune response in human and animal models. In particular, it will be focused on combined staining of surface markers and intracellular markers (cytokines and degranulation markers), allowing the characterization of activation, differentiation and functionality of lymphoid and myeloid cells. It will include approaches to master multi-dimensional flow cytometry from the basic theory to data analysis, and biological interpretation of the results.



The course is offered free of charge.  However, selected applicants will have to cover their own travel and visa expenses and accommodation. Participants will be selected by a course selection panel.

Fill out the application form and submit before June 1, 2019, to You will receive a notification of the application outcome by 1st July 2019.

For more information about the training modules offered by TRANSVAC, the eligibility criteria and the application process, please visit here.



The training module is part of a series of 14 training modules dedicated to vaccinology set up by the TRANSVAC2 consortium at leading European centres. The modules can be combined to create customised international courses on vaccine R&D. Two rounds of customised training courses are planned. Participants can select topics as needed in their field of vaccine development, and the timelines of the various modules will be harmonised in a way that allows a logical continuation from one topic to the other.

For more information please check the dedicated TRANSVAC training webpage here or contact the TRANSVAC team (


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