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Dernière mise à jour : Mai 2018

Workshop: 29 September, 2021 UNiFI, Florence, Italy

Welcome to Microgenomics 2021!

Aims and Topics

Oocyte selected for Laser Microdissection

Today's challenge: understanding and analysing molecular targets within a given cell type in the tissue environment or liquid biopsies - isolating cells, extracellular vesicles (EV) or molecules - working on very small quantities of biological material.

The aim of the symposium is to bring internationally renowned experts in the field together and offer an overview of the present knowledge for obtaining high quality cells, extracellular vesicles (EV) or molecules whether in plants, animals or humans.


Symposium News

We are pleased to welcome BIORAD and QIAGEN as our 2021 sponsors!

Registrations & Submissions are now open.

Submission deadline : July 25th. Notification : July 29th. Early-bird registration deadline : August 1st

NOTE: Do to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will be limiting registrations to 120 participants.

The highest priority of the International Symposium on Microgenomics 2021 organizing committee  is the health and well-being of everyone who plans to attend the upcoming 2021 meeting in Florence, Italy from September 30 - October 1, 2021.

We are continuously following the evolution of the COVID-19 situation and its potential effects on the meeting. We are taking the highest care of the Official Instructions by the Italian Government, and the Italien Public Health Center and the World Health Organization (WHO).

We continue working on the preparation of the meeting and are presently studying all possible options to hold the congress in September 2021 either as a live, hybrid or virtual event.

The organizing committee is committed to preparing a successful 3rd International Symposium on Microgenomics and will continue to publish regular updates here.


Souvenirs from  Microgenomics 2014 & 2016

Visit the previous Microgenomics Symposia web sites.

To remember

  • Date
    September 30 - October 1, 2021 in Florence, Italy

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  • Place
    University of Florence, Florence, Italy
  • Registration
    From 4 January 2021 to 1 October 2021
  • Submission
    From 4 January 2021 to 25 July 2021
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Invited Speakers

Carding Simon

Leader of the Gut Microbes and Health Research Programme

Quadrum Institute Bioscience, Norwich UK

Lundeberg Joakim

Professor, Department of Gene Technology, SciLifeLab

KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden

Vandesomple Jo

Professor in Functional Cancer Genomics and Applied Bioinformatics

Ghent University, Belgium

Clark Stephen


Babraham Institute, Babraham Research Institute Cambridge, UK

Kedaigle Amanda

Computational Biologist

Stanley Center, Broad Institute Arlotta Lab, Harvard University Massachusetts, USA

Foley Joe

Principal Investigator

Stanford University School of Medicine California, USA

Rosenberg Daniel

Professor and Investigator, Center for Molecular Oncology

Uconn Health, Uconn School of Medicine, Center for Molecular Oncology Connecticut, USA

Liotta Lance

University Professor Co-Director Center for Applied Proteomics and Molecular Medicine Medical Director Clinical Proteomics Lab

College of Science George Mason University Virginia, USA

Whale Alexandra

Science Leader Nucleic-Acid Research Group

LGC, the National Measurement Institute for Chemical and Bioanalytical measurements UK


Associate Professor of Clinical Biochemistry Clinical and Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory Careggi University Hospital

Department of Biomedical, Experimental and Clinical Sciences University of Florence, Italy

Pfaffl Michael

Principal Investigator Animal Physiology & Immunology School of Life Sciences

Life Science Center Weihenstephan Technical University of Munich Munich, Germany

Kubista Mikael

Head of the Department of Gene Expression

Institute of Biotechnology Czech Academy of Science Czech Republic

Our Sponsors



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Our technologies: 1) The nanoplate-based digital PCR technology, including top applications, simple and rapid workflow, scalable products and more and 2) miRNA workflow

Registration Packages

Here you will find the complete fees that apply to students upon  registration to the Symposium.