Venture Center

Two-Day Intensive Workshop on Confocal Microscopy

This workshop provides a solid background on using light microscopy, especially laser confocal microscopy (LCM),  as a tool to study cell biology at the molecular level. The course consists of lectures that will give necessary theoretical background about LCM and lab sessions will be conducted on Leica SP-8 confocal laser scanning microscope. The workshop will be conducted by an expert with vast experience working in LCM. The participants will also learn best practices in microscopy, troubleshooting, and maintenance of microscopes. The workshop shall also discuss some recent trends and new developments.




Learn from experts: Principle and applications of Confocal Microscopy; Advanced applications of Confocal microscopy; Best practices; Live demonstrations on Leica SP8 CLSM; 3D imaging; Time lapse cinematography;

Hands-on sessions on sample preparation for immunofluorescence staining; apoptosis detection

For whom
  • Industry professionals

  • Researchers, Students

Maximum 20 seats; First-come-first-serve.


Thursday-Friday | 20 - 21 June 2024 | Time 0900-1700 hrs

  • Registration is mandatory
  • Registration fees:
    • Students with valid ID card / VC resident companies: Rs 3000
    • Micro, small and medium enterprises/ individuals: Rs 4000
    • Industry: Rs 6000
  • Registration Process:
    Step 1: Interested participants need to fill in registration form at the
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    Step 2: Payment details will be shared via email to participants post screening of
    registration details and seat will be confirmed only after receipt of payment.
    • Registration closes once 20 seats are full or 4 days prior to the workshop (whichever comes sooner).
    • Fees paid is not refundable and non transferable under any circumstances.
    • The organizers reserve the right to accept or refuse or delay registrations so as to optimize the composition of the group and hence maximize learning for all participants


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