The course will provide an introduction to de novo assembly, with a hands on introduction followed by in-depth analysis of the key steps in the process. It covers several aspects such as the initial setup of a de novo genome sequencing project, quality control and preprocessing of datasets, generation and evaluation of first pass assemblies and assembly improvement.

Start: Thursday, 12 March 2020 @ 09:00

End: Thursday, 12 March 2020 @ 17:00

Venue: Earlham Institute (EI), Colney Lane

City: Norwich

Region: Norfolk

Country: United Kingdom

Postcode: NR4 7UZ

Organizer: Earlham Institute


Host institutions: Earlham Institute

Keywords: De Novo, de-novo genome assembly

Target audience:
  • PhD students
  • post-docs

Event type:
  • Workshops and courses