MACS Academy

CliniMACS Prodigy TCT User Training

This three-day course offers an application-specific introduction to the complex procedure of T cell transduction on the CliniMACS Prodigy®.

All TCT process phases, such as selection, activation, transduction, and expansion are explained/demonstrated with special regard to user interaction and process versatility. Extensive hands-on exercises on the device will further deepen practical expertise.

Agenda

Course lectures, exercises, and lab parts include:

  • Introduction to features and requirements  of the TCT process
  • Theoretical introduction to different TCT process phases on the CliniMACS Prodigy®
  • Set-up of activity matrices 
  • Practical operation of a TCT process
  • Process-related failure handling

Learning objectives

  • Understand the requirements to perform cell culture on the CliniMACS Prodigy
  • Operate the TCT process independently
  • Understand the versatility and limitations of the current TCT process
  • Handle common situations of the TCT process
  • Perform basic troubleshooting on the TCT process

MACS Academy location and training dates

Bergisch Gladbach/Cologne, Germany

Auburn, CA, USA

Bisley, Surrey, UK

  • New courses will be available in 2019 - Please contact MACS Academy for available places 

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