Metagenomics

Date/Time
Date(s) - 24/11/2015 - 26/11/2015
All Day

Location
Uppsala biomedicinska centrum BMC

During this three-day SciLifeLab course of 1 ECTS participants will be brought up to date with the current state-of-the-art in the rapidly emerging field of environmental genomics, including metagenomics and single cell genomics. The course will focus on computational methods for assembly and functional annotation of environmental genomics data.

Topics covered will include:

  • Quality assessment of sequence reads
  • Assembly of metagenomic and single cell genomic datasets
  • Gene calling and functional annotation – different binning strategies for metagenomics contigs
  • Comparative metagenomics

Link to additional information (including entry requirements)

Dead-line for application: 27 October, 2015

Link to application form

A course fee of 1000 SEK will be invoiced to accepted participants (includes the study material, coffee, lunches and course dinner).

For questions please contact Eva Molin, eva.molin@scilifelab.uu.se.

When you have been admitted to the course you can apply for NDPIA co-funding of travel and accommodation costs by filling out the form below.

Registration and/or application for co-funding

Bookings are closed for this event.