Bioinformatics: Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing
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Thu 20 Mar 2014
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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.
Further information is available.
- All University members (this includes Colleges and departments)
- External participants (where spaces are available)
- Further details regarding Graduate School of Life Sciences' eligibility criteria are available
Duration: Two full day sessions
Number of sessions: 2
|Mon 10 Sep||09:30 - 17:30||Department of Genetics, Room G12||M.A. Kostadima , Remco Loos , Matthias Haimel|
|Tue 11 Sep||09:30 - 17:30||Department of Genetics, Room G12||M.A. Kostadima , Remco Loos , Matthias Haimel|
Format: Presentations, demonstrations and practicals
Frequency: A number of times per year
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.
Aims: To provide an introduction to New Generation Sequencing, associated software and some of its applications.