|Event Start Date||14 Aug 2017|
|Event End Date||15 Aug 2017|
|Speaker||Mihaela Zavolan, Geoffrey Fucile, Andreas Gruber|
|ECTS||0.50 (given a passed exam)|
|Fee||100 CHF for academics. Others, please contact us.|
This two-day course will present the theory and bioinformatics tools required to analyze RNA-seq gene expression data, from the raw data to the biological interpretation. The following topics will be discussed:
This course is intended for life scientists or bioinformaticians familiar with "Next Generation Sequencing" who wish to acquire the necessary skills to analyse RNA-seq gene expression data.
At the end of the course attendees will:
Knowledge / competencies: Participants should already have a basic knowledge in Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) techniques or already followed the Introduction to NGS course. A basic knowledge of the R statistical software and completion of an introductory course on UNIX (eg UNIX fundamentals) or equivalent knowledge is also required.
University of Basel, Sky Lounge Biozentrum Annex, 13th Floor, Klingelberstrasse 61
The registration fees for academics are 100 CHF. This includes course content material and coffee breaks. Participants from non-academic institutions should contact us before application.
Please note that participation to SIB courses is subject to this and other general conditions, available here.
You will be informed by email of your registration confirmation. Upon reception of the confirmation email, participants will be asked to confirm attendance by paying the fees within 5 days.
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