Organizer: Catalan Institute of Oncology (ICO), Broad Institute, Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL), Fundación Progreso y Salud (FPS) and Spanish National Bioinformatics Institute (INB/ELIXIR-ES)

Host institution: Catalan Institute of Oncology (ICO)

Start: Monday, 20 April 2020 @ 09:30

End: Friday, 24 April 2020 @ 16:30

Venue: Institut Català d'Oncologia - L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, 203, Avinguda de la Granvia de l’Hospitalet

City: L'Hospitalet de Llobregat

County: Barcelona

Country: Spain

Target audience:
  • mixed audience
  • GATK newbies
  • GATK experts
  • GATK users
  • variant discovery newbies
Description:

This 5-day course, with instructors from the Broad Institute (Boston, USA), covers all the steps from raw sequencing data to the obtention of lists of variants using the popular GATK4 software. The 4-day GATK workshop is followed by a last day covering topics on germline and somatic disease variant prioritization instructed by experts from the Unit of Bioinformatics for Precision Oncology (Catalan Institute of Oncology) and the Clinical Bioinformatics Area (Fundación Progreso y Salud).

GATK workshops are designed to provide a comprehensive onboarding experience to new users, as well as access to more advanced understanding for users who are already familiar with the toolkit.

Event type:
  • Workshops and courses

Capacity: 40

Eligibility:
  • First come first served

Keywords: GATK, Variant detection, Variant calling, Variant discovery, disease variant, priorization, genomics, oncology

Bioinformatics for Precision Medicine: From Reads to Disease Variants. A GATK Workshop https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/bioinformatics-for-precision-medicine-from-reads-to-disease-variants-a-gatk-workshop This 5-day course, with instructors from the Broad Institute (Boston, USA), covers all the steps from raw sequencing data to the obtention of lists of variants using the popular GATK4 software. The 4-day GATK workshop is followed by a last day covering topics on germline and somatic disease variant prioritization instructed by experts from the Unit of Bioinformatics for Precision Oncology (Catalan Institute of Oncology) and the Clinical Bioinformatics Area (Fundación Progreso y Salud). GATK workshops are designed to provide a comprehensive onboarding experience to new users, as well as access to more advanced understanding for users who are already familiar with the toolkit. 2020-04-20 09:30:00 UTC 2020-04-24 16:30:00 UTC Catalan Institute of Oncology (ICO), Broad Institute, Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL), Fundación Progreso y Salud (FPS) and Spanish National Bioinformatics Institute (INB/ELIXIR-ES) Institut Català d'Oncologia - L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, 203, Avinguda de la Granvia de l’Hospitalet, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain Institut Català d'Oncologia - L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, 203, Avinguda de la Granvia de l’Hospitalet L'Hospitalet de Llobregat Barcelona Spain Catalan Institute of Oncology (ICO) [] mixed audienceGATK newbiesGATK expertsGATK usersvariant discovery newbies 40 workshops_and_courses first_come_first_served GATKVariant detectionVariant callingVariant discoverydisease variantpriorizationgenomicsoncology