Register: Virtual Human Hematopoietic CFU Assay Set-up and Enumeration Training Course

Acceptance into the course is based upon review by STEMCELL Technologies. You will be notified of your status within one week of submission. Payment is required in order to confirm your seat in the course. If registration is full, you will be added to our next available session. Space is limited to ensure personalized instruction. Please register early to guarantee your seat.
Virtual Human Hematopoietic CFU Assay Set-up and Enumeration Training Course

Virtual Human Hematopoietic CFU Assay Training Course

Learn how to perform the Human Hematopoietic Progenitor Colony-Forming Unit (CFU) Assay through live-streamed training delivered by experts from STEMCELL Technologies. The three-day part-time course consists of interactive lectures and laboratory demonstrations designed to teach you essential techniques from setting up the CFU assay to identifying and counting human hematopoietic CFUs accurately.

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315 EUR / 280 GBP / 350 USD / 455 CAD / 490 AUD / 525 SGD
*The course fee will be charged in your regional currency.

As part of the course, you will receive:

  • An electronic copy of the coursebook
  • Certificates of course completion from STEMCELL Technologies and CPD, UK
  • Post-training support from the trainers and Scientific Support team


Currently scheduled dates:
June 28-30, 2022
*Session starts at 8 a.m. PST (3 p.m. UTC)

*Some course dates differ in their start times; the agenda will shift accordingly. Please refer to the above Dates & Format section for details.

The format of this course is a virtual live-stream.


Time (UTC)
Day One
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Virtual Lecture: Introduction to Hematopoiesis and the Colony-Forming Unit (CFU) Assay for Human Samples
3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Virtual Lecture: CFU Assay Set-Up and Colony Identification for Human Samples
5:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Wrap Up for Day One
Time (UTC)
Day Two
2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Lecture: Standardization of the CFU Assay and Automation
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Virtual Lab: Sample Thawing and CFU Assay Set-Up
3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Virtual Lab: Manual CFU Identification
4:45 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Virtual Lab: Colony-Counting Exercise
5:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wrap Up for Day Two
Time (UTC)
Day Three
2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Virtual Lab: Review of Manual CFU Identification
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Lab: Comparative Colony Counting
4:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
4:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Virtual Lab: CFU analysis using STEMvision instrument (optional)
4:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wrap Up for Day Three

One week before the desired course start date

Space is limited to ensure personalized instruction. Please register early to guarantee your seat.

This course is certified by the United Kingdom CPD Certification Service, and may be applicable to individuals who are members of, or are associated with, UK-based professional bodies. This course consists of approximately 11 hours of learning.

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