Sequencing the Future

20 January, 2023 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EST

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplantation
  • Advanced Lung Failure & Transplantation
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The ISHLT Research and Immunology Professional Community is organizing a webinar of experts in the field to discuss future roles for next-generation sequencing in heart and lung transplant diagnostics. These talks are intended to present a broad overview of these complex fields and to highlight emerging technologies that might provide inspiration for novel research directions in thoracic transplantation.


John Greenland, MD, PhD
Adriana Zeevi, PhD


Genomics: Leveraging the Genome to Guide Donor Matching and Immunosuppression
Presented by Brendon Keating, DPhil

Transcriptome-Based Diagnostics: Rapid Transcriptome-Technologies for Bringing Molecular Diagnostics to the Clinic
Presented by Phil Halloran, MD, PhD

Single-Cell Technologies: The Potential for Single-Cell and Spatial Transcriptomics to Guide Rejection Diagnosis
Presented by Tereza Martinu, MD, MHS

Epigenetics and Second Generation cfDNA: Gaining Additional Data from Cell-Free DNA
Presented by Sean Agbor-Enoh, MD, PhD