REMINDER of the SCST Genetic Testing Super Workshop
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Society of Commercial Seed Technologists Genetic Testing Super Workshop
Registration Is Now Open!
Organized by the SCST Genetic Technology Committee
Seed Science Center, Iowa State University
February 12th – 15th, 2018
The SCST Super Workshop is held every other year and is targeted at the following types of testing: Genetic Purity, Biotech Trait Purity, Adventitious Presence, done using the following technology areas: herbicide bioassay, immunoassay, electrophoresis & PCR. The workshop is targeted towards those preparing to take exams to become an CGT or RGT, individuals looking for a refresher course, and those beginning in this field. Workshops include lecture, hands-on activities, and materials to take home. Time will also be spent discussing preparing for the exams, genetic testing issues, new technology, training resources, and sources of information for testing products.
The Society of Commercial Seed Technologists (SCST) is an organization of professional seed technologists dedicated to research, proficiency and improvement in seed testing from private and company laboratories across the United States.