We are happy to announce that GenDx is supporting ASHI 2023 with a platinum sponsorship! The conference will be held this year from Monday, October 16, to Friday, October 20.
Make sure to join us in our activities!

Teaching Session (on site training)

Monday, October 16, 2023, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM PDT | San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter

This year’s training will have 2 sesions. The morning session will focus on advanced data analysis and case studies using our NGSengine software. The afternoon session will focus on new sequencing technologies for HLA typing, including our new NGS-Turbo workflow and data analysis. NGS-Turbo is a High Resolution typing assay using Oxford Nanopore sequencing.

More information and registration here

GenDx User Group Meeting

Tuesday, October 17, 12:15 pm – 02:05 pm | San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter

User’s Perspective on New Technologies: Improving HLA Typing workflows using Nanopore & Chimerism Monitoring with NGS

12:15pm Welcome & Introduction, Maarten Penning PhD, CTO & General Manager at GenDx
12:30pm User’s Perspective: Real Time PCR & Nanopore Sequencing Comparison, Alison J. Gareau, PhD, D(ABHI)
1:00pm User’s Perspective: Post Transplant Monitoring with STR & NGS , Valia Bravo-Egana, PhD, F(ACHI), MBA
1:30pm GenDx New Developments, Hanneke Merkens PhD, CMO at GenDx
2:00pm Wrap-up Final Questions, Maarten Penning PhD, General Manager at GenDx


Tulip Run

Wednesday, October 18, 6:30 am – 8:00 am | San Antonio Convention Center

Join us on this morning run, sponsored by GenDx, and contribute to a common goal: enhancing the outcome of transplantation. All runners and walkers are welcome. Don’t forget to add the run to your meeting registration!

More information on the ASHI Tulip Run can be found here. Find photos from previous Tulip Run events here


Our poster will be available online on the ASHI platform and in person during the meeting.

    • HLA loss detection by NGS using a multiplex of 16 markers within the MHC region

Job Geerligs, Lisa Rond, Fereshte Dadkhodaie, Loes van de Pasch, Maarten Penning, Sake van Wageningen


For more information and registration at ASHI, visit https://www.ashi-hla.org/

Looking forward to seeing you there!