Bioinformatics for Data Scientists (4-day course)
Organizer: Thermo Fisher Scientific
Start: Monday, 15 May 2017 @ 12:49
End: Friday, 19 May 2017 @ 12:49
Venue: Thermo Fisher Scientific 129, Frankfurter Straße Darmstadt D-64293
Postcode: 64293Target audience:
- Participants are expected to be familiar with Linux and scripting
Explore the open source world over 4 days with experience bioinformaticians.
A course focusing on tools for data exploration and visualisation using the R language and bash scripting. This workshop is designed to help increase your productivity by developing frequently used scripts into tools.
Develop robust practices when working with large datasets
A balanced combination of lectures and practical sessions will allow you to apply newly-acquired
skills to a real data science problem. This allows participants to feel confident in their ability to
implement these solutions independently.
• Linux™ power scripting (awk, xargs) – free yourself from spreadsheets
• Fundamentals of data management – assesing data integrity
• Handling genomics ranges (BED, SAM, BAM, etc.) – finding overlapping ranges
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