> XII Autoimmunity Update Workshop
On January 27th, the In Vitro Diagnostic Division organized the “XII Autoimmunity Update Workshop” with an audience of immunologist from more than 100 different autoimmunity Spanish labs.
The workshop held in the “Ilustre Colegio de Médicos” (Madrid) and the speakers were Dr. José-Enrique O’Connor (“Laboratorio de Citómica” of CIPF of Valencia), Dra. Ángela Carrasco (“Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal” of Madrid) and Dr. Álvaro Prada (“Hospital Donostia” of San Sebastián).
They talked about the flow citometry applications in autoimmune field, the importance of the onconeuronal antibodies clinical utility and the historical controversial issue of antinuclear antibodies screening.
The meeting was successful due to the interesting discussions amongst attendants and, once again, was an excellent opportunity to share experiences and doubts between the autoimmunity specialist.