Laser Capture Microdissection
A variety of training options are now available to help users get the most out of their investment in the Arcturus® Laser Capture Microdissection System. Courses are offered at the Thermo Fisher Scientific Training Centers and at customer sites.
Courses Offered at Customer Site
LCM-102: Basic Principles of Laser Capture Microdissection (LCM) with the Applied Biosystems ArcturusXT™ System (2 days)
Who Should Attend?
This course is designed for new as well as current users who want to gain a better understanding of sample processing using Laser Capture Microdissection (LCM) technology. Laboratory personnel will benefit by having training on their own instrument in their working environment, and by having time to ask questions and interact with LCM application scientists during lecture and discussion sessions.
Basic Principles of Laser Capture Microdissection (LCM) is a two-day course covering introduction to LCM with the ArcturusXT™ LCM System, as well as frozen tissue sample and slide preparation for use with LCM technology.
Practical Lab Includes:
• Sample preparation for LCM
• Slide preparation using the HistoGene® LCM Frozen Section Staining Kit
• RNA extraction and isolation using the PicoPure® RNA Isolation Kit
• Analysis of purified total RNA
Tuition includes course materials, references and other materials necessary for the training. Available by request. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to schedule a training.
LCM-501: Laser Capture Microdissection (LCM) with the Applied Biosystems ArcturusXT™ System On-Site Custom Training (1 day)
Who Should Attend?
Customers who require customized training on topics not covered in our standard Laser Capture Microdissection courses.
Custom trainings can be conducted at a Training Center facility or in the customer’s lab. An LCM Applications Scientist will work with the customer to design the custom content and length of training needed to meet the customer’s unique training requirements.
Tuition includes course materials. Available by request. Please email email@example.com for more information or to schedule a training.
LCM-502: Laser Capture Microdissection (LCM) with Applied Biosystems Arcturus LCM System – Online Applications Consulting (hourly)
This Service is Designed For: Customers who require consultancy services for their research projects.
This course is conducted live online through an interactive web-based conferencing service.
Customers will be able to take advantage of the extensive expertise of our LCM Application Scientists as they develop and deliver fully customized applications support based on their unique requirements. Activities include but are not limited to: Workflow analysis, technology adoption, laboratory set-up, application troubleshooting and optimization, data analysis, specialized applications, and experimental design.
Tuition is hourly and includes any materials necessary for the training. Available by request. Please call 800-711-2088 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to register.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.