Advances in Genome Biology and Technology (AGBT)

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Virtual Format

The General Meeting is AGBT’s flagship event for bringing together global leaders, researchers, and innovators.

Advances in Genome Biology and Technology (AGBT) delivers a premier experience where heads of labs, institutions, businesses, financial analysts and other high-level stakeholders come together to advance the field and drive game-changing innovation. Significant scientific advances are announced and showcased, science and industry forge enduring partnerships, and significant investments and notable acquisitions are made.

Gold Sponsor Workshop

Monday, March 1 | 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm

Title: Progressing spatial biology from tissue architecture to sub cellular functions


Christopher E. Mason, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics
Weill Cornell Medicine

Joseph M. Beechem, PhD

Chief Science Officer and Senior Vice President of Research and Development
NanoString Technologies

Oral presentations:

Monday, March 1
11:30-11:45 AM

Speaker: Alex Swarbrick, PhD
Garvin Institute

Title: A Multi-Omic Single Cell and Spatial Atlas of Breast Cancer Reveals Stromal Suppression of Anti-Cancer Immunity

Tuesday, March 2
11:45 AM-12:00 PM

Speaker: Andrew Yang, PhD
Tony Wyss-Coray Lab, Stanford University

Title: A spatial transcriptome atlas of the human brain vasculature in Alzheimer’s disease

Wednesday, March 3
1:00-1:15 PM

Speaker: Christopher E. Mason
PhD, Weill Cornell Medicine

Title: Spatial Profiling of COVID-19 Lung Tissue Reveals Alterations in Interferon Signaling