2019 BIOINFORMATICS WORKSHOP

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Workshop in Next Generation DNA Sequencing and Analysis

May 13-17, 2019
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Sponsored by Alaska INBRE 

Limited to 20 participants so register today!
Registration Deadline:  April 12, 2019, or when filled

The 2019 Workshop will include an opening day of topics with all participants in a single group and activities led by Dr. Travis Glenn and Dr. Brant Faircloth. Methods that will be covered include: 16S amplicon metagenomics, CHiPSeq, environmental DNA (eDNA), genome sequencing, methylation sequencing, shotgun metagenomics, resequencing, RADseq and RNAseq.

The remainder of the workshop will be conducted in focused breakout sessions based on participant preference and include hands-on instruction in:

  • Genome Assembly (including 10x Genomics, Illumina, PacBio, and, if time allows, Oxford Nanopore)
  • SNP-calling from Genomic Reads and/or Sequence Capture
  • RADseq Data Analysis
  • RNAseq Data Analysis
  • Phylogenetic Analyses
  • Microbiome Analyses
  • Genome Annotation
Eligibility:  Researchers from partner institutions, and University of Alaska graduate and undergraduate students, post docs, and faculty. Lodging for out-of-town participants will be provided. Limited travel funds will be available.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

For more information contact:
Jason Burkhead at jlburkhead@alaska.edu