National course. The course is open for current and potential facility users such as PhD students, postdocs, group leaders and core facility staff in need of bioinformatic skills within all Swedish universities.
The course is organized by NBIS
Application open: March, 9
Application deadline: April, 13
Confirmation to accepted students: April, 20
Responsible teachers: Johan Reimegård
If you don’t receive information according to the dates above, contact johan.reimegard@localhost
A course fee of 1300 SEK will be invoiced to accepted participants. This includes lunches, coffee and snacks.
NOTE – NBIS cannot invoice individuals.
This course will cover both theoretical and hands-on exposure to current topics in RNA-seq analysis. Lectures from experts in RNA-seq and biostatistics will cover a range of cutting-edge issues in RNA quality control, transcript assembly in model and non-model organisms, differential expression analysis and downstream analysis using other types of data. An extensive case study in the computer lab will familiarize you with concepts of mapping, quality control of your RNA-seq data, de novo assembly, assembly using a reference, differential expression analysis and downstream enrichment analysis.
Topics covered will include:
Due to space constraints for the computer exercises, there are a maximum number of allowed participants. If we receive more applications, participants will be selected based on several criteria. Selection criteria include correct entry requirements, motivation to attend the course as well as gender and geographical balance.
How to apply
Please follow link to apply to the course RNA-seq NBIS Course Application