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An introduction to MobiDB

In this course you will learn what type of information is stored in the MobiDB database (URL: https://mobidb.org/) that provides predictions and annotations for intrinsically disordered proteins. You will explore the main features of the database, its entries along with the related documentation....

Keywords: intrinsically disordered proteins, Databases, intrinsic disorder prediction, protein sequence

Resource type: Webinar, Training materials

Cloud-SPAN Prenomics

Prenomics prepares learners for the Cloud-SPAN Genomics course. It teaches the basics of command-line programming, including: (1) file directory structure, (2) use of command-line utilities to connect to and use cloud computing and storage resources and (3) basic shell commands for file...

Scientific topics: Bioinformatics, Software engineering, Genomics

Operations: Query and retrieval, Data handling

Keywords: Cloud computing, Shell, Command line, Amazon Web Services, genomics, HPC, Data analysis, bioinformatics

Resource type: course materials, online course, Training materials

Prediction of protein structures and complexes with AlphaFold on the HPC

At the end of 2020, results for the CASP14 (Critical Assessment for protein Structure Prediction) were released. Just like in 2018, DeepMind Technologies won the competition with their deep (machine) learning based AlphaFold prediction models. However, the leap in prediction accuracy now raised...

Scientific topics: Protein structure analysis, Machine learning, Structure prediction

Operations: Structure visualisation, Multiple sequence alignment

Keywords: AlphaFold Database (13181), Structure prediction

Resource type: Slideshow, Training materials

Exploring structural and functional annotations of IDPs with DisProt

In this course you will learn how to explore a DisProt entry, along with its main features (structural and functional annotations). You will also learn how to search the database for specific annotated aspects and how to download the output of a search.

Keywords: Curation, Databases, Ontologies, Intrinsically disordered proteins, Protein sequence analysis, Protein function analysis

Resource type: Webinar, Training materials

An introduction to DisProt

In this course you will learn what type of information is stored in DisProt, gold standard resource of manually curated Intrinsically Disordered Proteins (IDPs) and Intrinsically Disordered Regions (IDRs) from the literature. You will explore the main features of the database, its entries and...

Keywords: Curation, Databases, Ontologies, Intrinsically disordered proteins, Protein sequence analysis, Protein function analysis

Resource type: Webinar, Training materials

Expanding the SPHN RDF Schema

Expanding the SPHN RDF Schema is a training that was developed in the context of the Swiss Personalized Health Network (SPHN) initiative and is part of a series of trainings centered around the [SPHN Interoperability...

Scientific topics: Ontology and terminology, Medical informatics, FAIR data, Data management, Computer science

Operations: Editing, Ontology visualisation, Visualisation, Data handling

Keywords: Clinical data, Data semantics, FAIR, Ontology editing, Protegé, RDF, OWL

Resource type: Video, Training materials, E-learning

Training Primer (RDF and SPARQL)

The RDF and SPARQL training primer was developed in the context of the Swiss Personalized Health Network (SPHN) initiative and is part of a series of trainings centered around the [SPHN Interoperability...

Scientific topics: Computer science, Data management, FAIR data, Medical informatics, Ontology and terminology

Operations: Query and retrieval, Database search, Data handling, Data retrieval

Keywords: Clinical data, SPARQL, Query data, RDF, Knowledge graph, Triplestore, Ontology

Resource type: Video, Training materials, E-learning

Semantic Standards

This video was developed in the context of the Swiss Personalized Health Network (SPHN) initiative and serves as an introduction to the main standards used within the [SPHN Interoperability...

Scientific topics: Computer science, Data management, FAIR data, Medical informatics, Ontology and terminology

Operations: Data handling, Standardisation and normalisation

Keywords: Clinical data, Data semantics, FAIR, Standards, Ontology, SNOMED CT, LOINC, ATC, CHOP, ICD, Interoperability

Resource type: Video, Training materials, E-learning

RDF Schema and Data Visualization

RDF Schema and Data Visualization is a training that was developed in the context of the Swiss Personalized Health Network (SPHN) initiative and is part of a series of trainings centered around the [SPHN Interoperability...

Scientific topics: Data visualisation, Medical informatics, FAIR data, Data management, Computer science

Operations: Ontology visualisation, Visualisation, Data retrieval, Data handling, Query and retrieval

Keywords: Clinical data, SPARQL, Data visualization, RDF, Knowledge graph, GraphDB, Mock data

Resource type: Video, Training materials, Mock data, E-learning

Validate Graph Data with SHACL

Validate Graph Data with SHACL is a training that was developed in the context of the Swiss Personalized Health Network (SPHN) initiative and is part of a series of trainings centered around the [SPHN Interoperability...

Scientific topics: Medical informatics, FAIR data, Data management, Computer science

Operations: Validation, Data handling

Keywords: Clinical data, SHACL, Data validation, RDF, Knowledge graph, GraphDB, RDF, RDF graph validation

Resource type: Video, Training materials, E-learning

How to use Python and R with RDF Data

How to use Python and R with RDF Data is a training that was developed in the context of the Swiss Personalized Health Network (SPHN) initiative and is part of a series of trainings centred around the [SPHN Interoperability...

Scientific topics: Computer science, Data management, FAIR data, Medical informatics

Operations: Query and retrieval, Data handling, Data retrieval

Keywords: Clinical data, SPARQL, Query data, RDF, Knowledge graph, Python, R, GraphDB

Resource type: Video, Training materials, Mock data, E-learning

BioData.pt | ELIXIR PT Training Data Stewards for Life Sciences - Intro Course

BioData.pt | ELIXIR Portugal, in collaboration with several other organizations has designed a program to train the first generation of Data Stewards for the life sciences, to support the implementation of data management, open science and FAIR data principles in Portuguese R&I organizations....

Scientific topics: FAIR data, Open science, Data management

Keywords: Data management plan, data-science, data-analysis, Data Integration, training, open science, data FAIRness, FAIR data, FAIR, FAIR principles, life sciences, data life cycle

Resource type: Training materials

Machine Learning & BioStatistics Hackathon 2020

Materials created at the Machine Learning and BioStatistics hackathon organised by ELIXIR-GR (CERTH) in October and November 2020.

Scientific topics: Machine learning, Statistics and probability, Computer science

Keywords: machine learning, biostatistics, eLearning, EeLP

Resource type: Training materials

HPC Hackathon Materials

Materials developed at the HPC hackathon hosted by ELIXIR-SI (UL) in May and June 2021.

Scientific topics: Computer science

Keywords: HPC, high-performance computing, eLearning, EeLP

Resource type: Training materials

Containers and Workflows training materials hackathon

Materials developed at the Containers and Workflows hackathon organised by ELIXIR-BE (VIB) in February and April 2021.

Scientific topics: Computer science

Keywords: Containers, Workflows, eLearning, EeLP

Resource type: Training materials

Containers & Workflow pipelines workshop

The first day (20 May 2021) is dedicated to Containers (Docker & Singularity) which are great tools for code portability and reproducibility of your analysis. You will learn how to use containers and how to build a container from scratch, share it with others and how to re-use and modify...

Keywords: Containers, Nextflow

Resource type: Training materials

Using bioinformatics to hunt SARS-CoV-2, its variants & its origins – a practical guide

This Practical Guide outlines basic bioinformatics approaches for exploring the SARS-CoV-2 genome and its corresponding proteins, focusing on the protein exposed on the viral particle surface: the spike protein. The ways in which bioinformatics can be harnessed to study a new virus, its genome,...

Keywords: Bioinformatics for schools, basic bioinformatics, SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, genome analysis, protein sequence analysis, protein structure analysis, virus variants, spike protein, training material

Resource type: Training materials

GA4GH Passports and ELIXIR AAI

The training (delivered 23 June 2021) consisted of one hour of presentations (recorded stream), followed by a hands-on exercise with a Virtual Machine. In the hands-on part the trainees integrate their VM to ELIXIR AAI as an OpenID Connect client to...

Keywords: AAI , GA4GH, Passports, Auhtorisation

Resource type: Training materials, Video

FAIR principles applied to bioinformatics

The French Institute of Bioinformatics (IFB) has organised in partnership with the Institute of Integrative Biology (I2BC) a training course for bioinformaticians and biostatisticians wishing to implement the "FAIR" principles (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, Reusable) in their analysis and...

Keywords: FAIR, Reproducible Science, Open science, Data analysis, Data processing

Resource type: Training materials

Plant Phenotyping Data managment (MIAPPE)

This training material has been used in a two-day training workshop on data management organized by Elixir and the Wheat Initiative.

It provides an overview of current practices and methods for plant phenotyping data standardization, and how to deal with the variability and heterogeneity...

Scientific topics: Phenomics, Plant biology, Data management

Operations: Annotation, Formatting

Keywords: Plant Phenotyping, Data-format, data sharing

Resource type: Training materials

Genetics education for primary care resources from the Gen-Equip project

GEN-EQUIP project combine education, primary care and genetics. Each module is based on a case and covers a different type of genetic condition you might see in primary care. Through its website, it offers genetics education free of charge to those who want continuing medical or professional...

Scientific topics: Rare diseases

Keywords: Rare Diseases & Research

Resource type: Documentation, Video, Training materials, online modules, e-learning

Findacure's e-learning resources on rare diseases

The portal is aimed at rare disease advocates, patient groups and charities, though anyone with an interest in rare diseases or advocacy is welcome to sign-up. It is completely free to use, and users are encouraged to contact Findacure with suggestions for new content.
The portal shares ‘how to’...

Scientific topics: Rare diseases

Keywords: Rare Diseases & Research

Resource type: Webinar, Video, Presentation, Training materials, e-learning

Introduction to GitHub

The aim for today is to learn the basics of GitHub so that you can use it for your own projects.

  • Background
  • What is version control? What is Git? What is GitHub?
  • How can you use GitHub? How can it be useful for your work?
  • Practical session: working with GitHub

Keywords: GitHub, Reproducibility

Resource type: Training materials

Beginners introduction to Git and GitHub

Morning session (Sergio and Mark) https://tinyurl.com/git-intro-zoology:

  • Background and motivation
  • What is version control? What is Git? What is GitHub?
  • How can you use Git and GitHub? How can they be useful for you?
  • Practical session: working with Git and GitHub

__Afternoon...

Keywords: Git, GitHub, control version, Reproducibility

Resource type: Training materials

Single cell RNA-seq data analysis using Chipster

This course introduces single cell RNA-seq data analysis methods, tools and file formats. It covers the processing of transcript counts from quality control and filtering to dimensional reduction, clustering, and differential expression analysis. You will also learn how to do integrated analysis...

Keywords: scRNA-seq

Resource type: Slides, Training materials

Mascot training course

The Mascot training course covers every aspect of protein identification and characterisation using Matrix Science products: Mascot Server, Mascot Distiller and Mascot Daemon. The webcast is on-demand, self-paced and free, and includes hands-on exercises.

Scientific topics: Proteomics

Keywords: Protein identification, Protein Mass Spectrometry

Resource type: Slides, Video, Training materials

Essential Steps of the FAIRification Process

Since 2014, a number of FAIR Stakeholders have developed tools and methods around the FAIRifcation of typical datasets. In the last 5 years, these efforts were field tested in a series of "Bring Your Own Data" Workshops" (https://www.dtls.nl/fair-data/byod/).

This document records the...

Keywords: FAIR, data stewardship, metadata, linked data

Resource type: Training materials

FAIR Data Stewardship - Data sharing, archiving and publishing

In this workshop we focus on three aspects of FAIR data stewardship: Data sharing, publishing and archiving. Many scientists have an insufficient overview over data services, roles and their responsibilities towards safe data sharing, archiving and publishing. Shedding light on these roles helps...

Keywords: Data Life Cycle, FAIR, data management, data stewardship, data repositories, data sharing, data publication

Resource type: Slides, Training materials

Adding schema.org to a GitHub Pages site

​GitHub Pages are an excellent platform for creating informative websites. The hosting is (currently) free which is a huge plus; the collaborative tools allow teams (that may be widely distributed, fluctuating, and/or voluntary) to contribute in a well-structured, verifiable, and open manner; and...

Scientific topics: Computer science

Keywords: Mark-up, Bioschemas, Interoperability

Resource type: Training materials

PLAZA is a plant-oriented online resource for comparative, evolutionary and functional genomics

PLAZA is a plant-oriented online resource for comparative, evolutionary and functional genomics. It allows querying and visualising structural and functional annotations, gene families, protein domains, phylogenetic trees, and genome organization. PLAZA 4.0 is the latest iteration of the PLAZA...

Scientific topics: Genotype and phenotype, Phylogenomics, Evolutionary biology, Comparative genomics, Functional genomics, Plant biology

Operations: Comparison, Visualisation, Annotation

Keywords: plants, Plants bioinformatics, genomics, Visualisation, Annotation

Resource type: Training materials