Graduate School 'Science, Medicine and Technology' OLTECH

Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing

24. September 2018 - 26. September 2018

Organizer:  Graduiertenschule OLTECH, RTG SensoryBio
Location:  W01-0-008 (PC-Raum)

Course by Dr. Stefan Dennemoser.

Next Generation Sequencing technologies have recently revolutionised biological sciences. This workshop will provide students with an introduction to bioinformatic approaches to handle and analyse NGS datasets. The following topics will be treated:

Day 1: UNIX/Linux and Perl for Bioinformatics
Day 2: Introduction to NGS: Platforms, File formats, Quality control and preprocessing, alignments
Day 3: NGS toolkits, evaluation of alignments, mapping statistics, alignment visualisation

The course consists of lectures and accompanying practical exercises.

Registration: StudIP (Course-Nr. 50.01.010)

Participants: max. 20

Credit Points: 2 KP

Modules: olt203, olt327, olt403, olt707