Metagenomics - Analyses of metagenomics data - The global picture

Metagenomics is a discipline that enables the genomic study of uncultured microorganisms

Questions of the tutorial:

  • How to analyze metagenomics data?
  • What information can be extracted of metagenomics data?
  • What is the difference between amplicon and shotgun data?
  • What are the difference in the analyses of amplicon and shotgun data?

Objectives of the tutorial:

  • Choosing the best approach to analyze metagenomics data
  • Selection of tools to analyze amplicon data or shotgun data
  • Visualisation of a community structure

Resource type: Tutorial

Authors: shiltemann, bebatut

External resources:
Metagenomics - Analyses of metagenomics data - The global picture https://tess.elixir-europe.org/materials/metagenomics-analyses-of-metagenomics-data-the-global-picture Metagenomics is a discipline that enables the genomic study of uncultured microorganisms Questions of the tutorial: - How to analyze metagenomics data? - What information can be extracted of metagenomics data? - What is the difference between amplicon and shotgun data? - What are the difference in the analyses of amplicon and shotgun data? Objectives of the tutorial: - Choosing the best approach to analyze metagenomics data - Selection of tools to analyze amplicon data or shotgun data - Visualisation of a community structure