2006 Annual Meeting

Dates: October 12-13, 2006

Annual Report: 2005 - 2006 Annual Report

Gallery: View photos from the event

Thursday, October 12, 2006

7:30 am
BREAKFAST
8:30 am
Welcome and Introduction
» Richard Linton
» John Cherry
9:00 am
Engineering of biosystems for the detection of <em>Listeria monocytogenes</em> in foods
» Michael Ladisch
» Rashid Bashir
» Arun Bhunia
10:00 am
BREAK
10:15 am
Infrared sensors for rapid identification of select microbial foodborne contaminants
» Lisa Mauer
Infrared Sensors for Rapid Identification of Living vs. Dead Select Microbial Foodborne Contaminants
» Lisa Mauer
11:00 am
Nanoparticle based DNA multiplexed Probes for Pathogen Detection using Confocal Raman Microscopy
» J. Irudayaraj
11:20 am
Multi-pathogen Screening and/or Confirmation via Microarray Detections
» Bruce Applegate
11:50 am
LUNCH
1:00 pm
Multipathogen screening and/or confirmation via microarray detection
» Arun Bhunia
Multipathogen Screening using Immunomicroarry
» Arun Bhunia
Optical forward scattering for bacterial colony differentiation and identification
» Arun Bhunia
2:00 pm
Rapid, Quantitative, and Reusable Immunosensors for Bacteria Detection on a Microfluidid Platform
» Lu
2:20 pm
BREAK
2:40 pm
Development of Bioreporter-Based Chemical Biosensor Technology for the Detection of Chemical Threat Agents
» David Nivens
Continuous Monitoring of Chemical Agents in Aqueous Media Using Bioreporter-Based Sensors
» David Nivens
3:40 pm
Immunocapture real-time PCR to Detect Mycotoxigenic Mold Spores in Grains and Foods
» Maribeth Cousin
4:00 pm
MEETING ADJOURN
POSTER SESSION
6:30 pm
DINNER

Friday, October 13, 2006

7:30 am
BREAKFAST
8:30 am
Recent developments in the collaboration
» Shu-I Tu
8:40 am
Microarrays for the Detection of Foodborne Pathogens
» Andrew Gehring
» D. Albin
9:20 am
High-speed filtration of stomached foods
» Jeff Brewster
9:40 am
Immunoreagents for the detection of <em>Yersinia pestis</em>
» George Paoli
10:00 am
Pathogen detection using IMB and IFB
» Shu-I Tu
10:20 am
BREAK
10:40 am
Pathogen detection and typing - a proteomics and genomics approach
» C.Chen
» J.Gunther
11:20 am
Novel Intervention Technologies
» B. Annous
11:50 am
Concluding Remarks
» Wilda Martinez
12:00 pm
Business lunch for PI's and USDA Administrative Staff