Dutch Flow Group represents a group of flow cytometry core facility managers covering the academic centers and related peripheral institutes for research and diagnostics in the health care field.

Dutch Flow Group meeting 5, September 21st 2012, UMCG Groningen University.


The 5th DFG meeting was hosted by Geert Mesander from the UMCG.


10:30-11:30 coffee and tea

11:30-12:00 visiting the flow core facility UMCG

12:00-13:00 lunch break

13:00-14:30 Cyto 2012 Leipzig congress report

14:30-15:00 discussion about the DFG future program

15:00-16:00 presentation about calibration beads by Arie vd Marel, Distrilab bv The Netherlands

16:00-17:00 round table discussion

17:00-          drinks and diner in the city center


Cyto 2012 Issues:

  • new technologies in flow and image cytometry
  • data analysis
  • core management