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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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...

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
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.

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
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

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
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.

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
Introduction to Galaxy

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
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...

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
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

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
Python Overview

Introduction to Python

Keywords: bioinformatics, Australia

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

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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  • NGS Platforms: how data generation impacts bioinformatics analysis? - Quality Control (1 day)

    1 April 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    NGS Platforms: how data generation impacts bioinformatics analysis? - Quality Control (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy 2019-04-01 09:00:00 UTC 2019-04-01 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy
  • Genome assembly using Galaxy (1 day)

    2 April 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    Genome assembly using Galaxy (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-74b19a67-0776-4788-b50a-3892982068d6 2019-04-02 09:00:00 UTC 2019-04-02 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • NGS Platforms: how data generation impacts bioinformatics analysis? - Quality Control (1 day)

    29 July 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    NGS Platforms: how data generation impacts bioinformatics analysis? - Quality Control (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-2ff9b072-1103-4692-843f-ea46c80b0b82 2019-07-29 09:00:00 UTC 2019-07-29 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy
  • NGS Platforms: how data generation impacts bioinformatics analysis? - Quality Control (1 day)

    23 September 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    NGS Platforms: how data generation impacts bioinformatics analysis? - Quality Control (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-fe6e1892-806d-4078-979a-71e5b2ae842a 2019-09-23 09:00:00 UTC 2019-09-23 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy
  • Genome assembly using Galaxy (1 day)

    30 July 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    Genome assembly using Galaxy (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-f678f24b-9a45-4be8-a024-c4d604e4375c 2019-07-30 09:00:00 UTC 2019-07-30 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • Genome assembly using Galaxy (1 day)

    24 September 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    Genome assembly using Galaxy (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-5e8d0966-8ee8-4d64-8663-c49d25525a60 2019-09-24 09:00:00 UTC 2019-09-24 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • RNA Seq analysis using Galaxy (1 day)

    31 July 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    RNA Seq analysis using Galaxy (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-beef95ab-2c30-4e05-9c16-f9e3c7efd073 2019-07-31 09:00:00 UTC 2019-07-31 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • RNA Seq analysis using Galaxy (1 day)

    25 September 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    RNA Seq analysis using Galaxy (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-ad768f51-e8ab-4c04-83a3-388fec5ae25b 2019-09-25 09:00:00 UTC 2019-09-25 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • RNA Seq analysis using Galaxy (1 day)

    3 April 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    RNA Seq analysis using Galaxy (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-d3626656-b283-49a3-8689-efbe53c8390d 2019-04-03 09:00:00 UTC 2019-04-03 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • RNA-Seq using R (2 days - Knowledge of R required)

    14 - 15 May 2019

    Brisbane , Australia

    RNA-Seq using R (2 days - Knowledge of R required) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-advanced 2019-05-14 09:00:00 UTC 2019-05-15 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane , Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • RNA-Seq using R (2 days - Knowledge of R required)

    3 - 4 December 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    RNA-Seq using R (2 days - Knowledge of R required) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-advanced-393853d7-8b13-4f51-b774-afb159f5d818 2019-12-03 09:00:00 UTC 2019-12-04 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • Variant detection using Galaxy (1 day)

    4 April 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    Variant detection using Galaxy (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-9377cbe8-ded6-497e-a88e-0774f3bfd18e 2019-04-04 09:00:00 UTC 2019-04-04 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] Galaxybioinformatics RNA-Seq
  • Variant detection using Galaxy (1 day)

    1 August 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    Variant detection using Galaxy (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-4180d7b9-2047-4c2c-9273-550fdd06284a 2019-08-01 09:00:00 UTC 2019-08-01 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • Variant detection using Galaxy (1 day)

    26 September 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    Variant detection using Galaxy (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-377372e4-b0dd-425d-8ae7-1ef5d902d26b 2019-09-26 09:00:00 UTC 2019-09-26 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • Metagenomics analysis using Galaxy (1 day)

    5 April 2019

    Brisbane , Australia

    Metagenomics analysis using Galaxy (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-bc05624b-d0ec-439f-9ac2-8867726db761 2019-04-05 09:00:00 UTC 2019-04-05 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane , Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • Metagenomics analysis using Galaxy (1 day)

    2 August 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    Metagenomics analysis using Galaxy (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-04eee91c-0212-4e44-aeb0-7ea8b80c1370 2019-08-02 09:00:00 UTC 2019-08-02 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • Metagenomics analysis using Galaxy (1 day)

    27 September 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    Metagenomics analysis using Galaxy (1 day) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-ngs-data-workshops-with-galaxy-aa7d8414-431f-4b57-8416-bb05ac1389da 2019-09-27 09:00:00 UTC 2019-09-27 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • Assembly of long-read sequencing (2 days)

    7 - 8 May 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    Assembly of long-read sequencing (2 days) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/assembly-of-long-read-sequencing-2-days 2019-05-07 09:00:00 UTC 2019-05-08 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street, Brisbane, Australia Translational Research Institute, 37, Kent Street Brisbane Brisbane City Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • Assembly of long-read sequencing (2 days)

    12 - 13 November 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    Assembly of long-read sequencing (2 days) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/assembly-of-long-read-sequencing-2-days-a1383ac8-7ceb-429e-9360-61be939cbcdb 2019-11-12 09:00:00 UTC 2019-11-13 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Brisbane, Australia Brisbane Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformatics RNA-SeqGalaxy
  • Genome assembly using the command line (2 days)

    20 - 21 August 2019

    Brisbane, Australia

    Genome assembly using the command line (2 days) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/genome-assembly-using-the-command-line-2-days 2019-08-20 09:00:00 UTC 2019-08-21 17:00:00 UTC QFAB Brisbane, Australia Brisbane Australia Bioinformatics [] [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy RNA-Seq
  • Introduction to long-read genome assembly

    5 April 2019

    Melbourne, Australia

    Introduction to long-read genome assembly https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-long-read-genome-assembly-c43a1031-7b9c-4893-8b28-7844d2bc1741 2019-04-05 09:00:00 UTC 2019-04-05 17:00:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics 187 Grattan St, 187, Grattan Street, Melbourne, Australia 187 Grattan St, 187, Grattan Street Melbourne Australia Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxyGenome Assembly
  • Data tidying with Python and Pandas

    20 May 2019

    Melbourne, Australia

    Data tidying with Python and Pandas https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/data-tidying-with-python-and-pandas 2019-05-20 09:00:00 UTC 2019-05-20 16:30:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics 187 Grattan St, 187, Grattan Street, Melbourne, Australia 187 Grattan St, 187, Grattan Street Melbourne Australia Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxypython
  • Data visualisation with Python

    22 May 2019

    Melbourne, Australia

    Data visualisation with Python https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/data-visualisation-with-python 2019-05-22 09:00:00 UTC 2019-05-22 16:30:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics 187 Grattan St, 187, Grattan Street, Melbourne, Australia 187 Grattan St, 187, Grattan Street Melbourne Australia Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxypython
  • Best Practices in Bioinformatics Software Development

    5 June 2019

    Melbourne, Australia

    Best Practices in Bioinformatics Software Development https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/best-practices-in-bioinformatics-software-development 2019-06-05 09:00:00 UTC 2019-06-05 17:00:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics 187 Grattan St, 187, Grattan Street, Melbourne, Australia 187 Grattan St, 187, Grattan Street Melbourne Australia Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] [] [] [] bioinformaticsGalaxy