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Challenges in Nanotechnology Approach to Immunology Presented at TM World Conference

Published on March 21, 2013 at 7:10 AM

Nano Labs Corp. is pleased to report that Dr. Victor Castano, Chief Innovations Officer of Nano Labs, presented "A nanotechnology approach to immunology: challenges and opportunities." at the Target Meeting ("TM") 2nd World Immunology Online Conference.

The TM 2nd World Immunology Online Conference, held March 19-21, 2013, included sixty (60) international speakers over the three (3) day conference, providing speakers and attendees with in-depth discussion, collaboration and networking.

Dr. Castano's presentation included a historical review of how nanostructures, both natural and man-made, have played important roles in immunology, emphasizing the challenges and advantages that are present through novel nanoscale approaches.

Dr. Castano further presented a number of Nano Labs' projects currently underway, including using state-of-the art technologies, such as MEMS and NEMS, for immunological applications, discussing the potential limitations and challenges that such techniques pose for the practicing immunologists. (For further reading, please refer to Nano Labs' press release of March 4, 2013, entitled "Nano Labs Develops Diagnostic Technology to Identify Tuberculosis (TB) Through Novel Nanotechnologies. Researchers Present Industry With Promising Diagnostic Test Results Identifying TB Through Nano Biosensors".)

"The online conference was a great success. You have to appreciate how so many internally recognized experts can come together in an innovative and informative fashion, all without the travel and expense, to collaborate and exchange ideas," stated Dr. Castano. "Our tuberculosis detector was very well received and attracted a lot of attention from American and European organizations interested in continuing discussions. There are many remarkable and major developments happening in the life sciences sector that are game changing right now and we look forward to being a part of that."

About Target Meeting and the 2nd World Immunology Online Conference

Target Meeting is a leading online life science conference organizer developing many specialized conferences, seminars, and workshops to meet researcher's specific needs and requirements around the world. It will bring together leading professors, researchers, and life science suppliers worldwide to discuss the latest discovery of biomedical research. Through our well-organized conferences, seminars, or workshops, we have already built a good reputation in the field of life science. Target Meeting provides outstanding opportunities for scientists to share latest research, to inspire breakthrough ideas, and to establish and maintenance academic relationships through extensive interactions. For more information please visit http://www.TargetMeeting.com.

Source: http://nanolabs.us/

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