Omaha, Neb. Dr. Nancy D. Hanson, Creighton University, and Dr. Chris Connelly, Streck, will present their research on new real-time PCR products at ICAAC/ICC 2015 in San Diego, CA.
The presentation focuses on the increased lab flexibility provided with a new, modular 20-minute real-time PCR instrument as well as research on PCR assays for the detection of antibiotic resistant bacteria. The presentation will be at 1 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 18, at the conferences product theater booth #222 at San Diego Convention Center. Visit Streck at booth #927 at the conference, Sept. 18-20.
Dr. Hanson is professor and director of the Center for Research in Anti-Infectives and Biotechnology in the department of medical microbiology and immunology at Creighton University in Omaha. Her area of expertise involves the study of molecular mechanisms of antibiotic resistance in Gram-negative organisms and her research explores many aspects of antibiotic resistance mechanisms.
Dr. Connelly is manager of the Molecular Technology Division at Streck. His current research explores rapid PCR-based approaches to develop molecular diagnostic tests for clinical and research laboratories.
About ICAAC/ICC 2015
This year, ASMs Interscience Conference of Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) joins with International Society of Chemotherapys International Congress of Chemotherapy and Infection (ICC). The joint meeting will debut major advances in drug development and infectious disease research. Visit icaac.org for more information.
About Streck, Inc.
Streck is an industry leader in the development and manufacturing of products for clinical and research laboratories. The companys pursuit of innovative solutions has produced an extensive list of patented products. Strecks core technology is cell stabilization; product lines support the fields of hematology, immunology and molecular diagnostics. For more information, visit www.streck.com.