2021 Webinars

Closeup of red and brown tick on a blade of grass. Webinar

Tick-borne Diseases: Developing Molecular Approaches to Detect Babesiosis

Tick-borne diseases (TBD) among humans are on the rise in the United States as urbanization along previously unpopulated areas continues. In this webinar, we will provide an overview of TBD epidemiology, the current status of diagnostic methods, and resources available from ATCC that advance TBD research priorities.

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Simplifying Assay Development with Molecular Standards

Reliable controls are a critical component in the development of molecular-based assays. In this webinar, we cover ATCC’s growing offering of quantitative genomic and synthetic molecular standards and we provide application data demonstrating the potential use of these products in diagnostic assay development.

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Custom Services: Let ATCC’s Core Competencies Ensure Your Project’s Success

This webinar discusses how the ATCC team supports all stages of the custom project process and showcases how our laboratories and biorepository provides customized solutions underpinned by nearly a century of industry experience. Learn how ATCC supports the production, storage, authentication, and management of our partners’ biomaterials.

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Extracellular Vesicles Webinar

This webinar discusses how extracellular vesicles such as exosomes are critical mediators of intercellular communication. The diverse biological cargo that is associated with these vesicles is believed to mediate their pleiotropic effects.

Fluorescent blue and green spheres of leukemic cells. Webinar

Illuminate Immuno-oncology Research with THP-1 Luciferase Reporter Cell Lines

This webinar discusses THP-1 luciferase reporter cells containing the response elements of immune-regulated transcription factors, a breakthrough for immuno-oncologists and basic researchers. With sensitivity and specificity, these cells produce an intense luciferase signal upon stimulation, making them ideal for screening immunomodulators and evaluating drug efficacy.

Primary krt14 filiggrin epithelial cells. Webinar

Elevate Your Toxicity Assays Webinar

This webinar discusses how modified primary cells are effective tools that provide tissue-relevant results and reproducibility for any cell-based assay, including toxicology assays.

Closeup of red and brown tick on a blade of grass. Webinar

Creating a Vaccine for the Tick-borne Powassan Virus

ATCC has developed a POW virus like particle (VLP)-based vaccine candidate that delivers a specific antigen against the virus. In this webinar, we will provide an overview of VLP technology, focusing on the antibody response of this novel vaccine.

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NGS Further Authenticates ATCC Materials

This webinar discusses the reference-quality microbial genomes with corresponding metadata that are now publicly available to the scientific community on the ATCC Genome Portal (

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Organoid Culture Fundamentals: Critical Steps for Success

Culturing organoids can be intimidating. In this webinar, an ATCC expert presents step-by-step instructions that thoroughly demonstrate the process of thawing, expanding, and cryopreserving organoids.

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Amplify your Viral Vaccine Production with CRISPR/Cas9-Engineered Host Cells

In this webinar, an ATCC scientist explains how CRISPR/Cas9 genome-editing technology was used to enhance virus production in ATCC cell lines.

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Best Practices for Cell Culture

In this webinar an ATCC expert taps into ATCC’s vast experience and shares the best practices for culturing cells that ensure optimal results and performance. The information delivered covers all aspects of successful cell culture, including culture initiation, expansion, authentication, and cryopreservation.

Grainy, red-orange and purple spheres of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus. Webinar

SARS-CoV-2 Reference Standards and Materials - Industry Perspectives

This webinar highlights ATCC's role in providing researchers with high-quality, authenticated biomaterials and genomic analysis of SARS-CoV-2.

Grainy, pink and yellow spheres of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus. Webinar

Viral Metagenomics and the Use of Standards: From Biology to Clinical Applications

This webinar discusses how as the field of metagenomics translates into clinical and other applications, the implementation of viral standards and controls is of increasing importance.

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Virus Culture Fundamentals: Methods and Strategies for Viral Propagation

In this webinar, ATCC virologists provide an in-depth look at viral propagation and present strategies used to grow, authenticate, and troubleshoot virus cultures.