Our Gold Sponsors
MO BIO offers a complete line of nucleic acid purification kits
optimized for a variety of environmental sample types including
biofilm, soil, water, bacteria, and plants, utilizing a patent-
pending enzyme inhibitor removal technology. We also offer the
widest selection of bead homogenization options for lysis of any
The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), located in southeastern
Washington State, is a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science
laboratory that solves complex problems in energy, national security and the
environment, and advances scientific frontiers in the chemical, biological,
materials, environmental, and computational sciences.
The Laboratory employs 4,000 staff members, has a $760 million annual
budget, and has been managed by Ohio-based Battelle since 1965.
EMSL - the Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory located at PNNL-
experimental capabilities enable researchers to realize fundamental scientific insights and create new technologies. As a user facility, its capabilities are available to the global scientific community through a competitive proposal process at no cost for published research.
is a national scientific user facility sponsored by DOE’s Office of Science,
Biological and Environmental Research program.
EMSL offers an open, collaborative environment for scientific discovery to
researchers around the world. EMSL's technical experts and suite of custom
and advanced instruments are unmatched. Its integrated computational and
Our Bronze Sponsor
PhyloTech’s mission is to advance human and environmental
health by creating knowledge of microbial communities. The
company envisions that understanding the microbial world will
improve the health of people and the planet by informing
choices related to human conditions, water, food, and
ecosystem sustainability. The Company’s proprietary PhyloChip
technology enables comprehensive, sensitive, and quantitative
analysis of microbial communities using DNA from any sample
type. PhyloTech offers complete services including DNA
amplification, labeling, fragmentation, hybridization, scanning,
analysis, and the generation of secure, web-accessible,
solutionoriented data report.