Course “Hybridoma technology for monoclonal antibody production: applications in immunodiagnostics”

9 – 16 October (new dates), Colombo, Sri Lanka

Organiser: Shiroma Handunnetti
IBMBB, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka

In collaboration with:

Deadline for receipt of applications:
15 May 2019

The ICGEB aims at strengthening the research capability of its Members through a comprehensive training programme and approach to promoting biotechnology internationally. The active participation of ICGEB Member States nationals in the ICGEB Meetings and Courses is therefore highly encouraged. For more information on the terms of participation and funding opportunities for this event please contact the local organisers directly.

This workshop aims to provide theoretical inputs and hands-on experience in hybridoma technology for the production of monoclonal antibodies, cover alternate methods for producing different types of antibodies, provide awareness on different applications of monoclonal antibodies in diagnostics


Hybridoma technology for production of monoclonal antibodies; Cell culture, immunization and cloning techniques; Applications of monoclonal antibodies in diagnostics and therapeutics; Novel, alternative antibody molecules


Researchers involved in Immunology, Biotechnology, Biology, diagnostics and therapeutics; Postgraduate students; Academics and scientists; Public and private entrepreneurs


Participants are expected to cover their own travel and living costs. A limited number of grants, covering accommodation (twin-share) and local hospitality for the duration of the workshop are available to a selected number of nationals of ICGEB Member States. Limited travel contribution may be available from the local organisers and external sponsors for eligible students/junior scientists

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