Introduction to Bioinformatics summer 2021 workshop

The UIC Research Informatics Core (RIC) is presenting a five-part introduction to bioinformatics workshop. Common bioinformatics techniques and methods will be reviewed, with an emphasis on practical skills, quality control, and data interpretation in application to next-generation sequencing (NGS) data sets.

Topics include:

  • Introduction to R
  • Introduction to Linux and High-Performance Computing
  • Introduction to RNA-seq
  • Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing data
  • Introduction to Metagenomics

When: July 28 to August 6 2021
Where: Online
Time: 9 AM to 4:45 PM
Cost: $125 per day/$550 all days (UIC/CBC pricing; external rates  $200 per day/$880 all days)
Computer Requirement: Computer with at least: 4GB RAM, 10GB free storage. Must be 64bit architecture.
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