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Mon 9 Sep - Tue 10 Sep 2013
09:30 - 17:30

Venue: Department of Genetics, Room G12

Provided by: Graduate School of Life Sciences


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Bioinformatics: Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing
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Mon 9 Sep - Tue 10 Sep 2013

Description

The aim of this course is to provide hands-on experience in analysing NGS data, including:

  • Knowledge of the various sequencing technologies, data formats and analysis workflows commonly used in "'NGS'" analysis workflows
  • Hands-on experience with common analytical workflows for ChIP-seq, RNASeq data and De Novo Genome Assemblies using computer exercises.
  • An overview of available tools and discuss their limitations.

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Target audience
Prerequisites
  • Basic experience of command line UNIX, graduate level in Life Sciences
  • Sufficient UNIX experience might be obtained from one of the many UNIX tutorials available online.
Sessions

Number of sessions: 2

# Date Time Venue Trainers
1 Mon 9 Sep 2013 09:30 - 17:30 Department of Genetics, Room G12 map M.A. Kostadima,  Remco Loos,  Matthias Haimel
2 Tue 10 Sep 2013 09:30 - 17:30 Department of Genetics, Room G12 map M.A. Kostadima,  Remco Loos,  Matthias Haimel
Aims
  • To provide an introduction to New Generation Sequencing, associated software and some of its applications.
Format

Presentations, demonstrations and practicals

Duration

2

Frequency

A number of times per year

Related courses
Theme
SBS Practical Bioinformatics Training: Specialized Topics

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