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  • Pharmacogenomics and Personalised Medicine 2011

    29 September - 2 October 2011

    Hinxton, United Kingdom

    Pharmacogenomics and Personalised Medicine 2011 https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/pharmacogenomics-and-personalised-medicine-2011 2011-09-29 00:00:00 UTC 2011-10-02 00:00:00 UTC Wellcome Trust Wellcome Trust Conference Centre, Hinxton, United Kingdom Wellcome Trust Conference Centre Hinxton United Kingdom Genomics Bioinformatics [] [] [] meetings_and_conferences [] PersonalizedMedicine
  • Molecular Diagnostics World Congress

    29 - 30 September 2011

    South San Francisco, United States of America

    Molecular Diagnostics World Congress https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/molecular-diagnostics-world-congress 2011-09-29 09:00:00 UTC 2011-09-30 00:00:00 UTC Select Biosciences The South San Francisco Conference Center, South San Francisco, United States of America The South San Francisco Conference Center South San Francisco United States of America Preclinical and clinical studies [] [] [] meetings_and_conferences [] MolecularDiagnosticsPersonalizedMedicine
  • Omics and Personalised Health

    16 - 18 February 2012

    Heidelberg, Germany

    Omics and Personalised Health https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/omics-and-personalised-health 2012-02-16 00:00:00 UTC 2012-02-18 00:00:00 UTC EMBL Heidelberg European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany European Molecular Biology Laboratory Heidelberg Germany Proteomics Genomics [] [] [] meetings_and_conferences [] PersonalizedMedicine
  • Translational Genomics Pipeline: From Populations to Individuals

    18 - 21 June 2012

    Hinxton, United Kingdom

    Translational Genomics Pipeline: From Populations to Individuals https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/translational-genomics-pipeline-from-populations-to-individuals 2012-06-18 00:00:00 UTC 2012-06-21 00:00:00 UTC Wellcome Trust Wellcome Trust Conference Centre, Hinxton, United Kingdom Wellcome Trust Conference Centre Hinxton United Kingdom Genomics Preclinical and clinical studies [] [] [] meetings_and_conferences [] DiseasesPersonalizedMedicinePharmacogenomics
  • PM16 Precision medicine

    27 - 30 September 2016

    Oeiras, Portugal

    PM16 Precision medicine https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/pm16-precision-medicine The implementation of cancer genomics into the clinic is becoming a reality. Personalized medicine or Precision medicine as other authors refers, uses molecular data of a specific patient to guide clinical decisions such as prevention, diagnosis and treatment. This will revolutionize healthcare and will play a dominant role in the future of cancer therapy. Bioinformatics analyses are essential to identify patients who will benefit from treatment based on their molecular profile, and to tailor chemotherapeutic regimens accordingly. The aim of the course is to present a complete computational pipeline for the analysis and interpretation of Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) data such as exome sequencing or targeted panels that are commonly used in the clinic. We will address the implementation of large-scale genomic sequencing in clinical practice and the recently developed computational strategies for the analysis of NGS data with a particular emphasis on the interpretation of the results, selection of biomarkers of drug response and afford opportunities to match therapies with the characteristics of the individual patient's tumour. Exercises and case studies focused on cancer will be used to illustrate the principles of how genetics influence led to refining diagnoses and personalized treatment of cancer disease. 2016-09-27 09:00:00 UTC 2016-09-30 00:00:00 UTC Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Oeiras, Portugal Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência Oeiras Portugal 901 [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] PersonalizedMedicine
  • Genome assembly and annotation course

    12 - 14 October 2016

    Prague, Czechia

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    Genome assembly and annotation course https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/genome-assembly-and-annotation-course ELIXIR Genome assembly and annotation course, Oct 12-14 2016 at the IOCB, Prague, Czech Republic 2016-10-12 09:00:00 UTC 2016-10-14 17:00:00 UTC ELIXIR CZ, IOCB Prague Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry AS CR, 2, Flemingovo náměstí, Prague, Czechia Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry AS CR, 2, Flemingovo náměstí Prague Hlavní město Praha Czechia Genomics IOCB Prague [] life scientistsResearchersPhD students workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest genomicsassemblytrainingeLearningEeLP
  • Unix/Linux Tutorial for Beginners

    17 - 19 October 2016

    Elixir node event
    Unix/Linux Tutorial for Beginners https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/unix-linux-tutorial-for-beginners-b1fe99bb-880f-43eb-8d81-7366ba9a5d0c ELIXIR tutorial "Unix/Linux Tutorial for Beginners", Oct 17-19, 2016 2016-10-17 09:00:00 UTC 2016-10-19 17:00:00 UTC ELIXIR Slovenia, ELIXIR Sweden, NBIS Computer science University of Ljubljana, Faculty of MedicineNBIS [] life scientistsResearchersPhD studentsUndergraduate students workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest Computer sciencelife sciencestrainingeLearningEeLP
  • Train-the-Trainer course

    28 - 30 November 2016

    Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Elixir node event
    Train-the-Trainer course https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/train-the-trainer-course ELIXIR-EXCELERATE Train-the-Trainer course, Nov 28-30, 2016 at the University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia 2016-11-28 09:00:00 UTC 2016-11-30 17:00:00 UTC ELIXIR Slovenia University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine Ljubljana Slovenia Computer science University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine [] life scientistsResearchersPhD students 20 workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest Computer sciencelife sciencestrainingeLearningEeLP
  • Linux Command line course

    30 November 2016

    Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Elixir node event
    Linux Command line course https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/linux-command-line-course ELIXIR tutorial "Linux Command line course", Nov 30, 2016 at the University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia 2016-11-30 09:00:00 UTC 2016-11-30 17:00:00 UTC ELIXIR Slovenia University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine Ljubljana Slovenia Computer science University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine [] life scientistsResearchersPhD students 20 workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest Computer sciencelife sciencestrainingeLearningEeLP
  • Linux for Genomics

    20 January 2017

    Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    Linux for Genomics https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/linux-for-genomics-04835f08-3c91-4dc6-be5c-9ccb661c495e Genomic studies produce vast amounts of data, usually in the form of very large text files. Linux is particularly suited to working with such files, and is therefore arguably one of the most important tools in a bioinformatician’s toolkit. The Linux command-line enables one to view, filter and manipulate large text files that are difficult or impossible to handle with applications like Word or Excel, write pipelines to perform certain tasks, and run bioinformatics software for which no web interface is available. In this workshop we will first cover the most used Linux commands, followed by a short introduction to several popular command-line tools that were especially developed for genomics as well as file formats commonly used in genomics (BED, FASTA, FASTQ, GFF/GTF, SAM/BAM, VCF). 2017-01-20 00:00:00 UTC 2017-01-20 00:00:00 UTC Edinburgh Genomics The King's Buildings, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom The King's Buildings, The University of Edinburgh Edinburgh United Kingdom Bioinformatics [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] BioinformaticsLinux
  • RNA-seq data analysis using Chipster

    31 January 2017

    Elixir node event
    RNA-seq data analysis using Chipster https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/rna-seq-data-analysis-using-chipster ELIXIR tutorial “RNA-seq data analysis using Chipster”, Jan 31, 2017 2017-01-31 09:00:00 UTC 2017-01-31 17:00:00 UTC IOCB Prague, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, ELIXIR-FI Transcriptomics Genomics IOCB PragueUniversity of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine [] Researchers workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest transcriptomics RNA-SeqeLearningEeLP
  • How to get the most out of your microarray experiment. A Webinar

    14 February 2017

    Elixir node event
    How to get the most out of your microarray experiment. A Webinar https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/how-to-get-the-most-out-of-your-microarray-experiment-a-webinar ELIXIR webinar "How to get the most out of your microarray experiment", Feb 14, 2017 2017-02-14 12:30:00 UTC 2017-02-14 15:00:00 UTC NBIS, SciLifeLab Molecular biology NBISSciLifeLab [] Researchers workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest life sciencesmicroarrayseLearningEeLP
  • Unix/Linux Tutorial for Beginners 2

    27 - 29 March 2017

    Elixir node event
    Unix/Linux Tutorial for Beginners 2 https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/unix-linux-tutorial-for-beginners-2 ELIXIR tutorial "Unix/Linux Tutorial for Beginners 2", Mar 27-29, 2017 2017-03-27 09:00:00 UTC 2017-03-29 17:00:00 UTC ELIXIR Slovenia, ELIXIR Sweden, NBIS Computer science University of Ljubljana, Faculty of MedicineNBIS [] life scientistsResearchersPhD studentsUndergraduate students workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest Computer sciencelife sciencestrainingeLearningEeLP
  • ELIXIR-EXCELERATE HPC Train-the-Researcher course

    6 - 7 April 2017

    Málaga, Spain

    Elixir node event
    ELIXIR-EXCELERATE HPC Train-the-Researcher course https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/elixir-excelerate-hpc-train-the-researcher-course-3af9b3c7-94a5-46ae-a68c-1c73b87049ab ELIXIR-EXCELERATE HPC Train-the-Researcher course, Apr 6-7, 2017, Malaga, Spain 2017-04-06 09:00:00 UTC 2017-04-07 17:00:00 UTC Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Informática Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Informática, 35, Bulevar Louis Pasteur, Málaga, Spain Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Informática, 35, Bulevar Louis Pasteur Málaga Málaga Spain Computational biology Computer science Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Informática, University of Malaga [] life scientistsResearchers workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest high-performance computingtrainingeLearningEeLP
  • Introduction to Linux and Workflows for Biologists

    24 - 28 April 2017

    Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    Introduction to Linux and Workflows for Biologists https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-linux-and-workflows-for-biologists Most high-throughput bioinformatics work these days takes place on the Linux command line. The programs which do the majority of the computational heavy lifting — genome assemblers, read mappers, and annotation tools — are designed to work best when used with a command-line interface. Because the command line can be an intimidating environment, many biologists learn the bare minimum needed to get their analysis tools working. This means that they miss out on the power of Linux to customise their environment and automate many parts of the bioinformatics workflow. This course will introduce the Linux command line environment from scratch and teach students how to make the most of its tools to achieve a high level of productivity when working with biological data. 2017-04-24 00:00:00 UTC 2017-04-28 00:00:00 UTC Edinburgh Genomics The King's Buildings, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom The King's Buildings, The University of Edinburgh Edinburgh United Kingdom Bioinformatics [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] BioinformaticsLinuxWorkflows
  • RNA-Seq Differential Gene Expression Analysis using Galaxy and the GVL

    4 May 2017

    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 In this tutorial we will cover the concepts of RNA-Seq differential gene expression (DGE) analysis using Galaxy: an open, web-based platform for accessible, reproducible, and transparent computational biomedical research. 2017-05-04 13:30:00 UTC 2017-05-04 16:30:00 UTC Melbourne Bioinformatics Melbourne Bioinformatics, Lab-14, 700, Swanston Street, Carlton, Australia Melbourne Bioinformatics, Lab-14, 700, Swanston Street Carlton Australia Bioinformatics University of Melbourne [] [] workshops_and_courses [] RNA-Seq
  • Genome assembly and annotation course 2

    19 - 23 June 2017

    Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Elixir node event
    Genome assembly and annotation course 2 https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/genome-assembly-and-annotation-course-2 ELIXIR Genome assembly and annotation course 2, June 19-23 2017 at the University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia 2017-06-19 09:00:00 UTC 2017-06-23 17:00:00 UTC ELIXIR SI, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine Ljubljana Slovenia Genomics University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine [] life scientistsResearchersPhD students workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest genomicsassemblytrainingeLearningEeLP
  • Training Course on RNA-Seq data analysis

    18 - 20 July 2017

    Milano, Italy

    Training Course on RNA-Seq data analysis https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/training-course-on-rna-seq-data-analysis The course will provide students with theoretical and practical knowledge on how to perform bioinformatic analyses of RNA-Seq data, mainly aimed at the identification of genes differentially expressed across different conditions. 2017-07-18 14:00:00 UTC 2017-07-20 12:00:00 UTC Allegra Via, Giulio Pavesi, Federico Zambelli, Matteo Chiara Computer Room (aula Calcolo) Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, Via Celoria 26, Milano, Italy Computer Room (aula Calcolo) Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, Via Celoria 26 Milano Città Metropolitana di Milano Italy RNA-Seq University of Milan, Milan, Italy elixir.ita.training@gmail.com, giulio.pavesi@unimi.it ELIXIR Italy PhD Students or young researchers in molecular biology and/or genetics with little or no background in bioinformatics. 30 workshops_and_courses [] RNA-SeqGalaxy
  • Genome assembly and annotation course 3

    23 - 27 October 2017

    Oeiras, Portugal

    Elixir node event
    Genome assembly and annotation course 3 https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/genome-assembly-and-annotation-course-3 ELIXIR Genome assembly and annotation course 3, Oct 23-27 2017 at the Gulbenkian Institute of Science, Oeiras, Portugal 2017-10-23 09:00:00 UTC 2017-10-27 17:00:00 UTC ELIXIR PT, Instituto Gulbenkian Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (IGC), 6, Rua Quinta Grande, Oeiras, Portugal Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (IGC), 6, Rua Quinta Grande Oeiras Portugal Genomics Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência [] life scientistsResearchersPhD students workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest genomics AssemblyTrainingeLearningEeLP
  • GOBLET/ELIXIR-EXCELERATE Workshop on e-learning

    21 November 2017

    Oeiras, Portugal

    Elixir node event
    GOBLET/ELIXIR-EXCELERATE Workshop on e-learning https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/goblet-elixir-excelerate-workshop-on-e-learning GOBLET/ELIXIR-EXCELERATE Workshop on e-learning, Nov 21, 2017 at the Gulbenkian Institute of Science, Oeiras, Portugal 2017-11-21 09:00:00 UTC 2017-11-21 17:00:00 UTC Instituto Gulbenkian, ELIXIR Portugal, GOBLET Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (IGC), 6, Rua Quinta Grande, Oeiras, Portugal Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (IGC), 6, Rua Quinta Grande Oeiras Portugal Bioinformatics Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência [] Researchersteachers workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest TeachingeLearningEeLPbioinformatics
  • International Conference on Biomarkers and Clinical Research

    29 - 30 November 2017

    Atlanta, United States of America

    International Conference on Biomarkers and Clinical Research https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/international-conference-on-biomarkers-and-clinical-research Allied Academies brings in a new spin on conferences by presenting the latest scientific improvements in Biomarkers and its clinical researches. Listen to motivating keynotes from thought leaders, pioneers across the globe. Atlanta is all set for an amazing event as Allied Academies proudly presents the “International Conference on Biomarkers & Clinical Research” on November 29-30, 2017. Allied Academies cordially welcome researchers, academicians, students and business professionals in the field of BIOMARKERS from around the world to participate in the upcoming BIOMARKERS CONGRESS 2017. The meeting for this year will revolve around the theme “Explore the latest Biomarkers development in health and clinical research” thus relaying the most cutting edge findings in the field of Biomarkers Research. 2017-11-29 09:00:00 UTC 2017-11-30 18:00:00 UTC Allied Academies Hilton Atlanta Airport, 1031, Virginia Avenue, Atlanta, United States of America Hilton Atlanta Airport, 1031, Virginia Avenue Atlanta Fulton County United States of America 30354 Biomarkers Allied Academies Bianca White Event Coordinator Biomarkers Congress 2017 Allied Academies Email: biomarkers@alliedconferences.org USA/Canada Toll Free: 1-800-858-2189, UK Toll Free: 44-800-086-8979 [] ResearchersScientistsExpertsProfessorsBussiness Professionals 100 meetings_and_conferences registration_of_interest Precision MedicinePersonalizedMedicineMedicinebiomedicinePharmacogenomicsBiopharmaceuticalsClinicalPharmacologyBioinformaticsBiomarker ConferenceBiomarkers Conference 2017Biomarkers Congress USABiomarkers Conferences USABiomarker Conference 2017Biomarkers Conferences
  • Think Tank Hackathon

    6 - 7 February 2018

    Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Elixir node event
    Think Tank Hackathon https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/think-tank-hackathon CHARME Think Tank Hackathon, Feb 6-7, 2018 at the University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia 2018-02-06 09:00:00 UTC 2018-02-07 17:00:00 UTC CHARME, ELIXIR Slovenia, NIB University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine Ljubljana Slovenia Computer science University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine [] life scientistsResearchersPhD students 20 workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest Computer sciencelife sciencestrainingeLearningEeLP
  • Introductory Linux Tutorial for Life Sciences 3

    13 - 15 February 2018

    Elixir node event
    Introductory Linux Tutorial for Life Sciences 3 https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introductory-linux-tutorial-for-life-sciences-3 ELIXIR tutorial "Introductory Linux Tutorial for Life Sciences 3", Feb 13-15, 2018 2018-02-13 09:00:00 UTC 2018-02-15 17:00:00 UTC ELIXIR Slovenia, ELIXIR Sweden, NBIS University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine Ljubljana Slovenia Computer science University of Ljubljana, Faculty of MedicineNBIS [] life scientistsResearchersPhD studentsUndergraduate students workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest Computer sciencelife sciencestrainingeLearningEeLP
  • 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
  • Bacterial Genomes: Disease Outbreaks and Antimicrobial Resistance

    30 April - 1 July 2018

    Bacterial Genomes: Disease Outbreaks and Antimicrobial Resistance https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/bacterial-genomes-disease-outbreaks-and-antimicrobial-resistance # Overview * **Duration**: 3 weeks, 3 hours per week * Free * Certificate of achievement available on satisfactory completion * **CPD Approval**: Royal College of Pathologists (9 credits), Royal College of Nursing (9 credits) * **Start Date**: The course is run ‘live’ for 3 weeks from the start date above. Once this period is over there will be no live monitoring of the forums, but you can still join and complete the course during the remaining period. ### Why join the course? The increase in resistance of harmful bacteria to antibiotics is a major global threat to health. Here we explore bacterial genomes and the use of genome sequencing to identify and track these drug resistant bacteria. Join us to discover how genome research is helping scientists and healthcare professionals track disease outbreaks and prevent the rise of antibiotic resistant ‘superbugs’. ### Who is the course for? This course will be of interest to scientists, healthcare professionals, biomedical researchers and bioinformaticians. The course offers all learners an opportunity to learn about genomes, disease, and antimicrobial resistance. You require no previous knowledge of genome science to complete the course. ### What do people say about this course? "_I would definitely point students to this resource. Text, videos, and figures were all very well done._" Pablo Tsukayama, Assistant Professor of Microbiology "_A highlight of the course was the introduction to whole genome sequencing – new information for me._" Christine Laws, Medical Doctor “_Exchanging genetic information quickly throughout the world is clearly going to revolutionise the ability to combat disease._” Prue van der Hoorn, Artist # Programme and start dates ### Course start dates This course is repeated twice a year. Next start dates: * 29 October 2018 * April 2019 (exact date TBC) ### ### What topics will you cover? * Diseases caused by bacteria * What bacterial genomes look like * Genome sequencing technology * Mechanisms of transmission and resistance * Genomic epidemiology – tracking the spread of bacterial pathogens * Antimicrobial resistance ### What will you achieve? By the end of the course, you'll be able to... * Explain why some bacteria are pathogenic * Explore the structure of bacterial genomes * Describe the uses of different genome sequencing technologies * Investigate how genome data are used to track the spread of bacterial disease * Discuss the role of genome sequencing in stopping the spread of antimicrobial resistance # Educators ## **Lead Educators** **[Dr Adam Reid][1]** I am a senior staff scientist at the Wellcome Sanger Institute near Cambridge in the United Kingdom. I'm interested in using genomics and bioinformatics to better understand infectious diseases. **[Dr Josie Bryant][2]** I am a Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellow in the University of Cambridge, Department of Medicine. I am working on bacterial genomics and evolution with a focus on within-patient microbial diversity ### Dr Francesca Short I am a scientist at the Wellcome Sanger Institute. I am interested in using functional genomics techniques to understand infections caused by the bacterium _Klebsiella pneumoniae_. ## **Programme Lead Educator** **[Professor Nicholas Thomson][3]** I am a Group Leader at the Wellcome Sanger Institute. I provide scientific oversight for this course. I am interested in bacterial evolution and the spread of infectious disease. ### The course also features interviews with distinguished scientists, including: * **[Mathew Beale][4]** - Wellcome Sanger Institute * **[Daryl Domman][5]** - Wellcome Sanger Institute * **[Gal Horesh][6]** - Wellcome Sanger Institute * **[Catherine Ludden][7]** - London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine * **[Tapoka Mkandawire][8]** - Wellcome Sanger Institute * **[Julian Parkhill][9]** - Wellcome Sanger Institute * **Lindsay Pike** - Wellcome Sanger Institute * **[Michael Quail][10]** - Wellcome Sanger Institute * **[Susannah J. Salter][11]** - Wellcome Sanger Institute * **[Estee Torok][12]** - Addenbrooke’s Hospital and University of Cambridge [1]: http://www.sanger.ac.uk/people/directory/reid-adam-james [2]: https://www.infectiousdisease.cam.ac.uk/directory/josie-bryant [3]: http://www.sanger.ac.uk/people/directory/thomson-nicholas-robert [4]: http://www.sanger.ac.uk/people/directory/beale-mathew [5]: http://www.sanger.ac.uk/people/directory/domman-daryl [6]: http://www.sanger.ac.uk/people/directory/horesh-gal [7]: https://www.lshtm.ac.uk/aboutus/people/ludden.catherine [8]: http://www.sanger.ac.uk/people/directory/mkandawire-tapoka-t [9]: http://www.sanger.ac.uk/people/directory/parkhill-julian [10]: http://www.sanger.ac.uk/people/directory/quail-michael-andrew [11]: http://www.sanger.ac.uk/people/directory/salter-susannah-j [12]: https://www.infectiousdisease.cam.ac.uk/directory/et317@medschl.cam.ac.uk # What's Included Wellcome Genome Campus Advanced Courses and Scientific Conferences are offering everyone who joins this course a free digital upgrade, so that you can experience the full benefits of studying online for free. This means that you get: * Unlimited access to this course * Includes any articles, videos, peer reviews and quizzes * Tests to validate your learning * A PDF Certificate of Achievement to prove your success when you’re eligible # CDP Approval 2018-04-30 09:00:00 UTC 2018-07-01 23:59:59 UTC Wellcome Genome Campus - Advanced Courses [] advancedcourses@wellcomegenomecampus.org [] [] workshops_and_courses [] bacterialgenomesAMRHDRUK
  • Introduction to Linux and Workflows for Biologists

    14 - 18 May 2018

    Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    Elixir node event
    Introduction to Linux and Workflows for Biologists https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-linux-and-workflows-for-biologists-866df86c-a827-433d-9445-af7726bcf5a1 Most high-throughput bioinformatics work these days takes place on the Linux command line. The programs which do the majority of the computational heavy lifting — genome assemblers, read mappers, and annotation tools — are designed to work best when used with a command-line interface. Because the command line can be an intimidating environment, many biologists learn the bare minimum needed to get their analysis tools working. This means that they miss out on the power of Linux to customise their environment and automate many parts of the bioinformatics workflow. This course will introduce the Linux command line environment from scratch and teach students how to make the most of its tools to achieve a high level of productivity when working with biological data. 2018-05-14 09:00:00 UTC 2018-05-18 17:00:00 UTC The King's Buildings, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom The King's Buildings, The University of Edinburgh Edinburgh United Kingdom EH9 3JN Workflows Bioinformatics Edinburgh Genomics Bert Overduin - bert.overduin@ed.ac.uk [] [] workshops_and_courses [] BioinformaticsLinuxWorkflows
  • PRACE HPC Workshop 2018 - Parallel computing in bioinformatics research

    30 May 2018

    Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Elixir node event
    PRACE HPC Workshop 2018 - Parallel computing in bioinformatics research https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/prace-hpc-workshop-2018-parallel-computing-in-bioinformatics-research HPC PRACE workshop "Parallel computing in bioinformatics research", May 30, 2018 at the HPC PraceDays2018, Ljubljana, Slovenia 2018-05-30 14:00:00 UTC 2018-05-30 16:30:00 UTC PRACE Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana, Poljanski nasip 2, Ljubljana, Slovenia Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana, Poljanski nasip 2 Ljubljana Slovenia Comparative genomics University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Law [] life scientistsResearchers 30 workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest comparative genomicshigh-performance computingtrainingeLearningEeLP
  • ResBaz Brisbane 2018

    6 - 8 June 2018

    Brisbane , Australia

    ResBaz Brisbane 2018 https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/resbaz-brisbane-2018 2018-06-06 08:30:00 UTC 2018-06-08 17:30:00 UTC ResBaz Southbank campus of Griffith University, Brisbane , Australia Southbank campus of Griffith University Brisbane Australia 4101 RNA-Seq Bioinformatics Griffith UniversityUniversity of QueenslandQCIFUniversity of Southern QueenslandQueensland University of Technology resbazbris@gmail.com Amazon Web Services [] workshops_and_courses [] pythonbioinformatics RNA-Seq
  • Beacon - 2018 AHM Workshop

    7 June 2018

    Berlin, Germany

    Elixir node event
    Beacon - 2018 AHM Workshop https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/beacon-2018-ahm-workshop ELIXIR workshop "Beacon", Jun 7 2018 at the ELIXIR AHM 2018, Berlin, Germany 2018-06-07 09:00:00 UTC 2018-06-07 13:00:00 UTC ELIXIR Germany and Beacon community Hotel Berlin Berlin, 17, Lützowplatz, Berlin, Germany Hotel Berlin Berlin, 17, Lützowplatz Berlin Berlin Germany Genomics Hotel Berlin Berlin [] life scientistsResearchers 30 workshops_and_courses registration_of_interest genomicsdata managementeLearningEeLP
  • Bacterial Genomes: From DNA to Protein Function Using Bioinformatics

    11 June - 7 September 2018

    Bacterial Genomes: From DNA to Protein Function Using Bioinformatics https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/bacterial-genomes-from-dna-to-protein-function-using-bioinformatics # Overview * **Duration**: 2 weeks, 5 hours per week * Free * Certificate of Achievement available on satisfactory completion * **CPD Approval**: Royal College of Pathologists (10 credits) * **Start Date**: The course is run ‘live’ for 2 weeks from the start date above. Once this period is over there will be no live monitoring of the forums, but you can still join and complete the course during the remaining period. ### Why join the course? Join us in our quest to discover what makes microbes dangerous. Use bioinformatics to probe genomes, to explore and represent DNA and protein sequences. Then, use databases to find protein sequences’ conserved domains and investigate their functions. ### Who is the course for? The course will be of interest to undergraduates, post-graduates, researchers, bioinformaticians, biomedical researchers, microbiologists, healthcare professionals and all those who are interested in learning about the underlying mechanisms of bacterial disease, DNA sequences and protein data, or how to use online analytical tools to probe genomes. The topics covered in this course are applicable to the genomes of all organisms. It is not essential to have previous knowledge or experience in bioinformatics. Scientific terminology is explained. The opportunity to use online computational tools in the context of bacterial genomes will also be of interest to teachers and their 16-18-year-old science and computing students. ### What do people say about this course? "_Clear introduction of the – often viewed as complex – field of bioinformatics_." Mqondisi Tshabalala, PhD student, Institute for Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Pretoria, South Africa "_Highlights of the course were the investigations with the databases - these reinforced the learning._" Dr. Alan McLintic, Anaesthesiologist, Faculty of Medicine and Health Scientists, University of Auckland, New Zealand # Programme and start dates ### Course start dates This course is repeated twice a year. Next start dates: * December 2018 (date TBC) * June 2019 (date TBC) ### What topics will you cover? * Bioinformatics tools, DNA and protein sequences * Retrieving DNA and protein sequences from repositories * Databases for protein annotation * Inferring function from sequence ### What will you achieve? By the end of the course, you'll be able to... * assess DNA representations and protein sequences * perform searches in primary databases (repositories) and retrieve gene/protein data * interpret different repository submission formats * investigate biological databases for research * identify the putative function of proteins based on their conserved domains # Educators ## **Lead Educators** ### Dr Anna Protasio I am a researcher in parasitology and life sciences. I am passionate about bioinformatics and how we can use these tools to answer questions in biology. ### Martin Aslett I am the IT Manager for the Wellcome Genome Campus Advanced Courses and Scientific Conferences team. My interests lie in bioinformatics and its application to microbial genomics. ### Dr Christine Boinett I am a researcher in bacterial genetics and my interest is in understanding the development of resistance in bacterial pathogens using next generation sequencing techniques. ## **Educator** ### Matthew Dorman I am a graduate student at the Wellcome Sanger Institute, where I research the virulence and the molecular genetics of bacterial pathogens as part of the Infection Genomics programme. ## **Programme Lead Educator** ### Professor Nicholas Thomson Group Leader at the Wellcome Sanger Institute, interested in bacterial evolution and the spread of infectious disease; provides scientific oversight for this course. The course also features interviews with two distinguished experts: ### Dr Rob Finn Team Leader of EMBL-EBI Sequence Families Team ### Dr Claire Chewapreecha Sir Henry Wellcome Fellow and Lecturer, University of Cambridge, UK, and King Mongkut University of Technology, Thailand. # What's Included Wellcome Genome Campus Advanced Courses and Scientific Conferences are offering everyone who joins this course a free digital upgrade, so that you can experience the full benefits of studying online for free. This means that you get: * Unlimited access to this course * Includes any articles, videos, peer reviews and quizzes * Tests to validate your learning * A PDF Certificate of Achievement to prove your success when you’re eligible # CPD Approval 2018-06-11 09:00:00 UTC 2018-09-07 23:59:59 UTC Wellcome Genome Campus - Advanced Courses [] advancedcourses@wellcomegenomecampus.org [] [] workshops_and_courses [] bacterialgenomesinformaticsHDRUK
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