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The Role of Cytology in Complex CSF Diagnosis

The next IAC webinar is set for 13th October 2021 and repeated 14th October

The seminar will cover the following topics:

  • General principles of CSF cytology, including slides preparation protocol and staining methodology.
  • Basic laboratory findings in CSF.
  • Dection of tumor cells and ICC strategies in CSF.
  • Comprehensive interpretation of laboratory finds in CSF


Dr. Ond?ej Sobek is head of the laboratory for CSF, Neuroimmunology, Pathology and Special Diagnostics, Topelex Ltd in Prague, Czech Republic. He took his medical degree at the Charles University in Prague where he also attained his post-graduate degree in Neurology. In 1999 he attended a Fellowship course at the Covalis Clinical Neurology Department in Corvalis, Oregan, USA. He is a well respected teacher and researcher with many significant publications.