NGS introduction to sequencing platforms

NGS introduction to sequencing platforms

Keywords

HTS-introduction

Authors

  • Frederik Coppens (@frcop)

Type

  • Lecture

Description

This sub-module gives an overview of the most used sequencing platforms and their applications.

Aims

The aim of this sub-module is to make you aware of the different sequencing platforms currently (2014) in use and their advantages and disadvantages. Next, applications are discussed and indicated which platforms are appropriate.

Prerequisites

  • None

Target audience

beginner, biologist

Learning objectives

  • List major sequencing platforms available
  • Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of major platforms
  • Identify which platforms are appropriate for your application

Materials

  • NGSintroduction1_platforms.pdf

Data

  • not applicable

Timing

2h

Content stability

While newer version of technologies are available in 2015 (e.g. Illumina 3000), the general message is still entirely valid. This is not expected to change in 2015.

Technical requirements

  • None

Literature references

  • None

Keywords: HTS-introduction

Authors: Frederik Coppens @frcop

NGS introduction to sequencing platforms https://tess.elixir-europe.org/materials/ngs-introduction-to-sequencing-platforms This sub-module gives an overview of the most used sequencing platforms and their applications. HTS-introduction