Marathon Rotary Club

Wednesday, 12:15pm Meeting at the Marathon Yacht Club


The Aquios CL Clinical Flow Cytometer*.

There exists a independent single-tube loader for STAT samples. Sample planning, reagent monitoring, barcode scanning, data evaluation and LIS connection are automated. If the QC fails, the machine alerts by text or email for immediate intervention automatically. The first tests designed for the Aquios CL are Tetra-1 , Tetra-2+ , and Tetra Combo for immune position monitoring. * Pending clearance and submission by america Food and Medication Administration; not yet designed for in vitro diagnostic make use of. The device hasn’t yet been licensed relative to Canadian law. The functionality specifications of the product have not really been founded. Beckman Coulter, AQUIOS, Load & Move, and the stylized logo design are trademarks of Beckman Coulter, Inc.The project will measure the hypothesis that adjustments in profiles of secreted neurotransmitters happen in schizophrenia in comparison to controls and can also evaluate the ramifications of antipsychotic medicines on secreted neurotransmitter profiles. James L Kennedy, M.D., Centre for Mental and Addiction Wellness, University of Toronto, will research the proposition that variants in mitochondrial genes boost susceptibility for main psychoses, and that schizophrenia and bipolar disorder could be, at least partly, because of the inability of neuronal mitochondria to maintain with the brain's energy needs.