Navigation Links
International Confocal Microscopy Working Group Established to Advance Practice of Reflective Confocal Microscopy
Date:2/25/2008

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Confocal Microscopy Working Group, an independent group of medical professionals and students, has been formed as a means to promote the betterment and increased use of reflective confocal microscopy (RCM) in patient care.

The Working Group is open and welcoming new members worldwide. Dermatologists, dermascopists, dermatopathologists, medical students and other professionals interested in learning more about RCM should consider joining the working group. RCM is a new medical imaging technology that noninvasively provides cellular resolution images of the skin. These images can assist physicians in identification of skin disease and monitoring treatment.

At the first meeting, which was held at the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) 66th Annual Meeting in San Antonio earlier this month, the Working Group established organization and membership guidelines, opportunities for collaborative research, and opportunities for training and recent scientific research in RCM.

The International Confocal Microscopy Working Group's mission is to create an international collaborative consortium that educates, encourages and promotes research by the medical community on the discipline and practice of RCM.

Created by leading dermatologists with international affiliations, the International Confocal Microscopy Working Group intends to lay the groundwork to create broad acceptance of RCM for the diagnosis of skin cancers and conditions. The Working Group founders include Dr. Salvador Gonzalez of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (New York) and Ramon y Cajal Hospital (Madrid); Dr. Giovanni Pellacani of University of Modena and Reggio Emilia; Dr. Josep Malvehy of Hospital Clinic Barcelona and CEDILP; and Dr. Susana Puig of Hospital Clinic Barcelona and CEDILP.

For more information about the Working Group, including membership information, contact Maggie Oliverio by email at Maggie@ADMCORP.com and reference in the subject line "International Confocal Microscopy Working Group."

About The International Confocal Microscopy Working Group

The International Confocal Microscopy Working Group is an independent group of medical professionals and students interested in the betterment and increased use of confocal microscopy in patient care. The Group welcomes new members. For information regarding membership, please contact Maggie Oliverio, Maggie@ADMCORP.com and reference in the subject line "International Confocal Microscopy Working Group."


'/>"/>
SOURCE The International Confocal Microscopy Working Group
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Intellect Neurosciences, Inc. to Present Data on Alzheimers Vaccine at 13th International Congress of Immunology Conference
2. The Government of Quebec and the New Canadian Government Invest in the Creation of an International Biobank
3. International Isotopes Inc. Announces Completion of an Exclusive Distributor Agreement for Sales of New Style Transportation Containers
4. Arrow International Files and Mails Definitive Proxy Materials
5. Niceware International Announces Licensed Vendor Status with ICCBBA, Inc. to Provide ISBT 128-compliant Software
6. DuPont, Genencor International and Tate & Lyle Honored for Groundbreaking Work in Developing Bio-PDO(TM)
7. Viragen International to Reverse Split Its Common Stock
8. Tutogen Medical, Inc. and Zimmer Holdings, Inc. Announce Agreement for International Distribution of Biological Products
9. Zimmer and Tutogen Announce Agreement for International Distribution of Biological Products
10. PAREXEL International to Present at Thomas Weisel Partners Healthcare Conference
11. Biosafety and Biosecurity International Conference 2007 to be held in Abu Dhabi from November 12 to 14
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/9/2017)... , Oct. 9, 2017  BioTech Holdings announced ... by which its ProCell stem cell therapy prevents ... ischemia.  The Company, demonstrated that treatment with ProCell ... limbs saved as compared to standard bone marrow ... HGF resulted in reduction of therapeutic effect.  ...
(Date:10/9/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 09, 2017 , ... ... a four-tiered line of medical marijuana products targeting the needs of consumers who ... packaging of Kindred takes place in Phoenix, Arizona. , As operators of two ...
(Date:10/7/2017)... ... October 06, 2017 , ... ... genomic technologies, launched its ProxiMeta™ Hi-C metagenome deconvolution product, featuring the first ... accompanying cloud-based bioinformatics software to perform Hi-C metagenome deconvolution using their own ...
(Date:10/6/2017)... ... 2017 , ... On Tuesday, October 24th, ABC² (Accelerate Brain ... adaptive clinical trial for glioblastoma (GBM). The featured speaker will be Dr. Brian ... to the public, but registration is required. , WHAT: ABC² Brain Cancer ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/19/2017)... April 19, 2017 The global ... landscape is marked by the presence of several large ... held by five major players - 3M Cogent, NEC ... accounted for nearly 61% of the global military biometric ... in the global military biometrics market boast global presence, ...
(Date:4/13/2017)... 2017 UBM,s Advanced Design and Manufacturing event ... emerging and evolving technology through its 3D Printing and ... alongside the expo portion of the event and feature ... focused on trending topics within 3D printing and smart ... event will take place June 13-15, 2017 at the Jacob ...
(Date:4/11/2017)... DUBLIN , Apr. 11, 2017 Research ... Tracking Market 2017-2021" report to their offering. ... The global eye tracking market to grow at ... The report, Global Eye Tracking Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based ... report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):