EMBL-ABR

EMBL Australia Bioinformatics Resource (EMBL-ABR) is a distributed national research infrastructure providing bioinformatics support to life science researchers in Australia. EMBL-ABR aims to: 1. increase Australia’s capacity to collect, integrate, analyse, exploit, share and archive the large heterogeneous data sets now part of modern life sciences research 2. contribute to the development of and provide training in data, tools and platforms to enable Australia’s life science researchers to undertake research in the age of big data 3. showcase Australian research and datasets at an international level 4. enable engagement in international programs that create, deploy and develop best practice approaches to data management, software tools and methods, computational platforms and bioinformatics services. EMBL-ABR is structured as a hub/nodes model, with the Hub located at Melbourne Bioinformatics (formerly VLSCI), University of Melbourne. EMBL-ABR is also currently exploring engagement with the European infrastructure for biological information, ELIXIR, and other relevant international efforts. One of EMBL-ABR Key areas is TRAINING, and as such we are involved in diverse projects relevant for bioinformatics training in Australia, with a current focus on Open Science and Bioinformatics.

EMBL-ABR https://tess.elixir-europe.org/content_providers/embl-abr EMBL Australia Bioinformatics Resource (EMBL-ABR) is a distributed national research infrastructure providing bioinformatics support to life science researchers in Australia. EMBL-ABR aims to: 1. increase Australia’s capacity to collect, integrate, analyse, exploit, share and archive the large heterogeneous data sets now part of modern life sciences research 2. contribute to the development of and provide training in data, tools and platforms to enable Australia’s life science researchers to undertake research in the age of big data 3. showcase Australian research and datasets at an international level 4. enable engagement in international programs that create, deploy and develop best practice approaches to data management, software tools and methods, computational platforms and bioinformatics services. EMBL-ABR is structured as a hub/nodes model, with the Hub located at Melbourne Bioinformatics (formerly VLSCI), University of Melbourne. EMBL-ABR is also currently exploring engagement with the European infrastructure for biological information, ELIXIR, and other relevant international efforts. One of EMBL-ABR Key areas is TRAINING, and as such we are involved in diverse projects relevant for bioinformatics training in Australia, with a current focus on Open Science and Bioinformatics. /system/content_providers/images/000/000/072/original/embl-australia-logo-colour-FIN-e1462860151765.jpg?1488905402
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From 24-28 October 2016, the EMBL-ABR Hub ran a week-long Best Practice workshop series focussing on the Data Life Cycle for biological and bioinformatics data. International and local faculty members joined highly engaged participants from around Australia: students, postdocs, lecturers, other...

Scientific topics: Data types and objects, Data management

Keywords: bioinformatics, data

EMBL-ABR Best Practice workshop series: the data life-cycle https://tess.elixir-europe.org/materials/embl-abr-best-practice-workshop-series-the-data-life-cycle From 24-28 October 2016, the EMBL-ABR Hub ran a week-long Best Practice workshop series focussing on the Data Life Cycle for biological and bioinformatics data. International and local faculty members joined highly engaged participants from around Australia: students, postdocs, lecturers, other scientists, research assistants and research data managers. Jyoti Khadake Sandra Orchard Dan Bolser Suzanna Lewis Data types and objects Data management bioinformatics, data Biologists bioinformaticians

This workshop will provide an introduction to existing solutions and methods for registries across a variety of areas relevant to bioinformatics, such as tools, datasets, standards, events and training.

Keywords: bioinformatics

EMBL-ABR/ELIXIR/CyVerse workshop: Registries in Bioinformatics https://tess.elixir-europe.org/materials/embl-abr-elixir-cyverse-workshop-registries-in-bioinformatics This workshop will provide an introduction to existing solutions and methods for registries across a variety of areas relevant to bioinformatics, such as tools, datasets, standards, events and training. Rafael C Jimenez Jason Williams Sonika Tyagi bioinformatics bioinformaticians

This workshop will provide an interactive forum to discuss, review and gain an overview of Open Source and Software Development and will be based on content from the ELIXIR Software Development Best Practices group and aims to explore how to harmonise EMBL-ABR efforts in this area

Scientific topics: Software engineering

Keywords: bioinformatics

EMBL-ABR workshop on Open Source and Software Development Best Practice https://tess.elixir-europe.org/materials/embl-abr-workshop-on-open-source-and-software-development-best-practice This workshop will provide an interactive forum to discuss, review and gain an overview of Open Source and Software Development and will be based on content from the ELIXIR Software Development Best Practices group and aims to explore how to harmonise EMBL-ABR efforts in this area Rafael C Jimenez Jason Williams Software engineering bioinformatics software developers, bioinformaticians

This materials are associated to the Galaxy Australasia Meeting 2017 kicks off on Friday 3rd February with the Researcher Training Day. This event targets life scientists working with Next-Generation Sequencing data, in particular RNA-Seq, RAD-Seq, and microbial genomes.

Keywords: bioinformatics

Researcher Training Day for Life Scientists_ Rad-seq with Stacks in Galaxy https://tess.elixir-europe.org/materials/researcher-training-day-for-life-scientists_-rad-seq-with-stacks-in-galaxy This materials are associated to the Galaxy Australasia Meeting 2017 kicks off on Friday 3rd February with the Researcher Training Day. This event targets life scientists working with Next-Generation Sequencing data, in particular RNA-Seq, RAD-Seq, and microbial genomes. Pip Griffin Sonika Tyagi bioinformatics Biologists

Basic Introduction to Galaxy

Keywords: bioinformatics

Introduction to Galaxy https://tess.elixir-europe.org/materials/introduction-to-galaxy Basic Introduction to Galaxy Vicky Schneider bioinformatics Biologists

GenomeSpace is a cloud-based interoperability framework to support integrative genomics analysis through an easy-to-use Web interface. GenomeSpace provides access to a diverse range of bioinformatics tools, and bridges the gaps between the tools, making it easy to leverage the available analyses...

Keywords: bioinformatics, GVL

What is GenomeSpace? https://tess.elixir-europe.org/materials/what-is-genomespace GenomeSpace is a cloud-based interoperability framework to support integrative genomics analysis through an easy-to-use Web interface. GenomeSpace provides access to a diverse range of bioinformatics tools, and bridges the gaps between the tools, making it easy to leverage the available analyses and visualizations in each of them. The tools retain their native look and feel, with GenomeSpace providing frictionless conduits between them through a lightweight interoperability layer. Vicky Schneider bioinformatics, GVL Biologists

This workshop/tutorial will familiarise you with the Galaxy workflow engine. It will cover the following topics: Logging in to the server How to construct and use a workflow by various methods How to share a workflow

Scientific topics: Workflows

Keywords: bioinformatics

Galaxy workflows https://tess.elixir-europe.org/materials/galaxy-workflows This workshop/tutorial will familiarise you with the Galaxy workflow engine. It will cover the following topics: Logging in to the server How to construct and use a workflow by various methods How to share a workflow Vicky Schneider Workflows bioinformatics Biologists

Introduction to Python

Keywords: bioinformatics, Australia

Python Overview https://tess.elixir-europe.org/materials/python-overview Introduction to Python Vicky Schneider bioinformatics, Australia Biologists

This course covers: Sequencing technologies Applications Categories of analysis Sample preparation Potential services in NGS Appendix

Scientific topics: Sequencing, High-throughput sequencing

Keywords: bioinformatics, Australia

NGS overview https://tess.elixir-europe.org/materials/ngs-overview This course covers: Sequencing technologies Applications Categories of analysis Sample preparation Potential services in NGS Appendix Vicky Schneider Sequencing High-throughput sequencing bioinformatics, Australia Biologists
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  • Introduction to High Performance Computing

    19 March - 19 February 2018

    Carlton, Australia

    Introduction to High Performance Computing https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-high-performance-computing-f4bbb774-38ec-4d8e-bf1e-4d0449cf75d2 2018-03-19 13:30:00 UTC 2018-02-19 16:30:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St, Carlton, Australia Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St Carlton Australia 3010 Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] workshops_and_courses [] bioinformaticsComputer Programming
  • Introduction to Unix

    19 March 2018

    Carlton, Australia

    Introduction to Unix https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-unix-28327aa3-ebef-49c3-b30c-1edf4ae4f2d2 2018-03-19 09:30:00 UTC 2018-03-19 12:30:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St,, Carlton, Australia Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St, Carlton Melbourne Australia Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] workshops_and_courses [] Bioinformatics
  • RNA-Seq Differential Gene Expression Analysis using Galaxy and the GVL

    20 March 2018

    Carlton, Australia

    RNA-Seq Differential Gene Expression Analysis using Galaxy and the GVL https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/rna-seq-differential-gene-expression-analysis-using-galaxy-and-the-gvl-4382c79c-9b4f-4fe8-a568-faf5efafb1cb 2018-03-20 13:30:00 UTC 2018-03-20 16:30:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St , Carlton, Australia Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St Carlton Australia 3053 Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] workshops_and_courses [] RNA-SeqDifferential expression
  • Introduction to Galaxy and the GVL

    20 March 2018

    Carlton, Australia

    Introduction to Galaxy and the GVL https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-galaxy-and-the-gvl 2018-03-20 09:30:00 UTC 2018-03-20 12:30:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St, Carlton, Australia Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St Carlton Australia 3053 Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] workshops_and_courses [] GalaxyGenomics
  • Variant Calling with Galaxy & the GVL for beginners

    21 March 2018

    Carlton, Australia

    Variant Calling with Galaxy & the GVL for beginners https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/variant-calling-with-galaxy-the-gvl-for-beginners-0281d622-39e8-4e65-92a0-02ba3f2b2fb8 2018-03-21 09:30:00 UTC 2018-03-21 12:30:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St, Carlton, Australia Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St Carlton Australia Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] workshops_and_courses [] Variant callingGalaxyGenomics
  • Containerised Bioinformatics: Docker and other tools for reproducible analysis

    21 March 2018

    Carlton, Australia

    Containerised Bioinformatics: Docker and other tools for reproducible analysis https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/containerised-bioinformatics-docker-and-other-tools-for-reproducible-analysis 2018-03-21 13:30:00 UTC 2018-03-21 16:30:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St, Carlton, Australia Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St Carlton Australia 3053 Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] workshops_and_courses [] Docker
  • Introduction to long-read genome assembly

    22 March 2018

    Carlton, Australia

    Introduction to long-read genome assembly https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-long-read-genome-assembly 2018-03-22 13:30:00 UTC 2018-03-22 16:30:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St, Carlton, Australia Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St Carlton Australia 3053 Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] workshops_and_courses [] Genome Assembly
  • Open source science with Git and GitHub

    26 March 2018

    Carlton, Australia

    Open source science with Git and GitHub https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/open-source-science-with-git-and-github-549d6a3f-6b5f-4826-90d4-328021a6c678 2018-03-26 13:00:00 UTC 2018-03-26 17:00:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St, Carlton, Australia Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St Carlton Australia 3053 Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] workshops_and_courses [] Git
  • Introduction to EBI tools

    17 April 2018

    Carlton, Australia

    Introduction to EBI tools https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-ebi-tools 2018-04-17 09:30:00 UTC 2018-04-17 12:30:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St, Carlton, Australia Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St Carlton Australia 3053 Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] workshops_and_courses [] Bioinformatics
  • Genome Browsers and using UCSC Genome Browser tools

    22 March 2018

    Carlton, Australia

    Genome Browsers and using UCSC Genome Browser tools https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/genome-browsers-and-using-ucsc-genome-browser-tools 2018-03-22 09:30:00 UTC 2018-03-22 12:30:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St, Carlton, Australia Melbourne Bioinformatics, 187 Grattan St Carlton Australia 3053 Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] workshops_and_courses [] genome browsing
  • Bioinformatics: Challenges and Opportunities

    28 February 2018

    Toowoomba, Australia

    Bioinformatics: Challenges and Opportunities https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/bioinformatics-challenges-and-opportunities QFAB's Dr Dominque Gorse and Dr Gareth Price will discuss the challenges and opportunities in bioinformatics as part of the Centre for Crop Health's seminar series at USQ. Advances in high-throughput ‘omics and phenotyping platforms are enabling innovative approaches to address complex biological questions. However, the volume and variety of data generated bring a vast range of challenges such as collecting, storing, managing, processing, integrating, visualising, sharing or retrieving information. This seminar will provide an overview of the international, national and regional contexts and present resources available to life science and health researchers in Queensland. Join online: https://usq.zoom.us/j/608182675 2018-02-28 11:00:00 UTC 2018-02-28 12:00:00 UTC Centre for Crop Health / QFAB Q Block, Room 501 (Q501), University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba, Australia Q Block, Room 501 (Q501), University of Southern Queensland, West Street Toowoomba Australia Bioinformatics University of Southern Queensland [] meetings_and_conferences [] []
  • RNA-Seq analysis in R

    22 - 23 February 2018

    Perth, Australia

    RNA-Seq analysis in R https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/rna-seq-analysis-in-r 2018-02-22 09:00:00 UTC 2018-02-23 15:00:00 UTC COMBINE Australia Pawsey Supercomputing Centre, 26 Dick Perry Ave, Perth, Australia Pawsey Supercomputing Centre, 26 Dick Perry Ave Perth Australia Pawsey Supercomputing Centre [] [] [] bioinformatics RNA-Seq R-programming
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