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Target audience: bioinformaticians 

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

FAIR data - Module 4 (share and publish data)

Partager et diffuser les données. Le cadre juridique, les entrepôts et les licences sur les données

Scientific topics: Bioinformatics, Biology, Data management

Keywords: data sharing, Data publishing, legal framework, data warehouse, licensing, data reuse

Resource type: Slides

FAIR data - Module 3 (Metadata)

Les Métadonnées : les standards du domaine des données omiques en biologie et séances pratiques d’annotations de jeux de données

Scientific topics: Bioinformatics, Biology, Data management

Operations: Data handling

Keywords: metadata, data annotation, life science standards, data sharing

Resource type: Slides

FAIR data - Module 2 (data life cycle)

La vie des données pendant le projet : Principe et outils pour organiser, nommer, versionner, stocker, archiver, mes données

Scientific topics: Data management, Biology, Bioinformatics

Operations: Data handling

Keywords: Data preserving, Data storage

Resource type: Slides

FAIR data - Module 1 (research data)

Research data and their centrality in the research process.
This material is mostly in French.

Keywords: metadata, Data Life Cycle, Reproducibility, Data management plan

Resource type: Slides

Introduction to Nextflow workshop

workshop materials (mainly) in DSL2 aiming to get familiar with the Nextflow syntax by explaining basic concepts and building a simple RNAseq pipeline. Highlights also reproducibility aspects with adding containers (docker & singularity). Slides available...

Scientific topics: Workflows

Keywords: Nextflow, DSL2

Resource type: Presentation, course materials

IFB Shiny training

Course organised by the French Institute of Bioinformatics (IFB) with the help of the Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics (SIB) in french
- 1st edition: 9-10 July 2019, Institut Pasteur (trainer: Frédéric Schütz)
- 2nd edition: 12-13 September 2019, Institut Pasteur (trainers: Christophe Malabat...

Keywords: R-programming, Reproducible Science

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

DE-Sim examples, tutorials, and documentation

DE-Sim is an open-source, Python-based object-oriented discrete-event simulation (DES) tool that makes it easy to use large, heterogeneous datasets and high-level data science tools such as NumPy, Scipy,...

Scientific topics: Simulation experiment, Computer science, Mathematics, Computational biology

Operations: Modelling and simulation, Visualisation

Keywords: data-driven modeling, Computational modelling, discrete-event simulation, DES, object-oriented programming, Python, data visualization, Data Science

Resource type: examples, Tutorial, Jupyter notebook, API reference

Datanator tutorial

Datanator is an integrated database of genomic and biochemical data designed to help investigators find data about specific molecules and reactions in specific organisms and specific environments for meta-analyses and mechanistic models. Datanator currently includes metabolite concentrations, RNA...

Scientific topics: Molecular biology, Cell biology, Systems biology, Bioinformatics, Omics

Operations: Query and retrieval, Filtering

Keywords: genomics, Proteomics, transcriptomics, Metabolomics, reaction kinetics, Kinetic modeling, meta analysis

Resource type: Tutorial

How to use V-pipe (SARS-CoV-2 data)

This tutorial demonstrate how to use V-pipe - Bioinformatics pipeline for the analysis of next-generation sequencing data derived from intra-host viral populations.

For the purpose of this toturial, we use the sars-cov2 branch of V-pipe and analyse SARS-CoV-2 runs downloaded from NCBI SRA.

Scientific topics: Virology, Genetic variation, Workflows

Operations: Variant calling, Alignment, Read pre-processing

Keywords: coronavirus, NGS bioinformatics, Variant-calling

Resource type: Computer Software, workflow

How to use Common Workflow Language

This is an online tutorial where you can learn how to write tool wrappers and workflows using the Common Workflow Language (CWL). The materials provided here describe the first stable version of the CWL - Version 1.0. The tutorial is hosted on the [ELIXIR-SI eLearning...

Scientific topics: Workflows

Keywords: commonwl, common workflow language, CWL, Workflows, eLearning, EeLP

Resource type: Installation instructions, Manual

Helis Academy - FAIRify your data

FAIRify your data: FAIRification & Data modelling using linked data

Keywords: linked data, Wikidata, data management

Resource type: Slides

OpenRiskNet: Ontology Walkthrough and Workshop

Workshop of 1.5h where the eNanoMapper ontology and a few uses are discussed. The exercises walk the audience trough the principles, uses, and demonstrates how they can actively work with the ontology.

Scientific topics: Toxicology, Ontology and terminology

Resource type: Tutorial

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

Introduction to Persistent Identifiers

Module also available as self-study material in data carpentry style

Scientific topics: Data management

Keywords: system relevant metadata for data, PID metadata, Python API pyhandle, Persistent Identifiers

Resource type: course materials

FAIRification & Data modelling


Keywords: FAIR, linked data, ontologies, metadata

Resource type: Slides

Helis Academy - Persistent identifiers and their use cases

Managing increasing numbers of data objects
Sharing data from different sourcesamongst researchers
Data needs to be (globally) identifiable and addressable to ensure reuse of data
Data citation
Linking data from different source

Keywords: Referencing data and code, Findability of data and code, Identifying data and code, data management

Resource type: Slides

Single cell RNA-seq data analysis with R


Monday 27.5.2019

Introduction to single cell RNA-seq (Jules Gilet)
Quality control and data preprocessing (Åsa Björklund)
Normalisation (Heli Pessa)
Removal of confounding factors (Bishwa Ghimire)
Data integration (CCA, MNN, dataset alignment) (Ahmed Mahfouz)


Scientific topics: RNA-Seq

Keywords: RNA-Seq, Single Cell technologies, scRNA-seq

Resource type: course materials

CWL User Guide

This guide will introduce you to writing tool wrappers and workflows using the Common Workflow Language (CWL). This guide describes the current stable specification, version 1.0.

Keywords: CWL, commonwl, Workflows

Resource type: Tutorial

Implementation of Data Management Plans & Data Stewardship in practice

These are the materials of the talks and demo that were presented at the ECCB18 Workshop “Implementation of Data Management Plans & Data Stewardship in practice” on Sept 11, 2018 in Athens.

Collecting, curating, storing and exchange or sharing research data is a constant challenge that has...

Scientific topics: Data management, Data submission, annotation, and curation

Keywords: data management, data stewardship, eLearning, EeLP

Resource type: course materials, Training materials, Slides

Single cell RNA-seq data analysis with R

This hands-on course introduces the participants to single cell RNA-seq data analysis concepts and popular R packages. It covers the preprocessing steps from raw sequence reads to expression matrix as well as clustering, cell type identification, differential expression analysis and pseudotime...

Scientific topics: RNA-Seq

Keywords: RNA-Seq, Single Cell technologies, scRNA-seq

Resource type: course materials

Single cell RNA-seq data analysis with Chipster

This course introduces single cell RNA-seq data analysis methods, tools and file formats. It covers the preprocessing steps of DropSeq data from raw reads to a digital gene expression matrix (DGE), and how to find sub-populations of cells using clustering with the...

Scientific topics: RNA-Seq

Keywords: RNA-Seq, Single Cell technologies, scRNA-seq

Resource type: course materials, Video

Introductory image processing on biological images using python.

This is an image processing practical for students with an interest in analysing biologically derived images. It is written in the language python and utilises jupyter notebook for annotation and visualisation of the code. The practical is beginner level, although some knowledge of python is...

Resource type: Jupyter notebook, PDF

Introduction to Biopython

This is a module from the "Python for Biologists" course. The module presents an introduction to Biopython. It shows how to deal with sequences and sequence records, how to download records from NCBI databases, how to run Blast and how to parse XML Blast outputs.

Keywords: Bioinformatics, Biopython, Programming, Python, Python biologists

Bioinformatics approaches to Identify causative sequence variants in farm animals

ALLBIO and DEANN Training course: 12-16 May 2014, SLU, Uppsala, Sweden
The training is mainly intended for researchers that want or already use techniques like genome-wide SNP genotyping, candidate gene sequencing, transcriptome sequencing and other bioinformatics tools in their work to...

Keywords: Allbio, Farm animals, Qtl, Rnaseq, Transcription factors

SV-Autopilot: the new face of Structural Variant Detection

Although there are many tools designed for structural variation (SV) analysis there has been no bench mark study to guide scientists in choosing the best tool for their particular data set. In this test case, AllBio Test Case 2 – Identification of Large Structural Variants, a researcher is eager...

Keywords: Ngs bioinformatics, Structural variations

Using R with Python

This is a module from the "Python for Biologists" course. It describes the Python module interfacing the R package for statistics. The module shows how to calculate mean, standard deviation, z-score and p-value of a set of numbers, and how to generate plots. Input files for the scripts presented...

Keywords: Programming, Python, Python biologists

Bioinformatics for Mass spectrometry analysis

This tutorial on Bioinformatics for Mass spectrometry analysis was part of a full series of tutorials that I have organised in 2009 while sitting in the Educational Committee of the European Proteomics Association (EuPA). Some information on bioinformatics tools would need to be verified, but the...

Keywords: Bioinformatics, Mass spectrometry, Protein identification