News: Training in Metagenomics Data Analysis @NIH, USA, Nov 14 - 17, 2017
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Hands-on Training in Metagenomics Data Analysis

Nov 14 - 17, 2017


National Institutes of Health

9000 Rockville Pike

Building 60, Room 162

Bethesda, MD 20892, USA


Objectives

This training will introduce participants to the end-to-endsolutions for analyzing metagenomic data, starting from data quality analysis, alignment, community profiling, taxonomic comparison and novel taxa discovery.

Hands-on Skills/Tools Taught

  • Processing and Analysis : mothur, FLASh
  • Analysis : Permanova
  • Analysis : ANOSIM
  • Marker analysis : LEfSe
  • Marker analysis : QIIME
  • Functional analysis : PICRUSt
  • Metagenomics analysis : A5miseq
  • Contig annotation : MEGAN
  • Functional analysis : bioBakery
  • Advanced visualizations : phyloseq
  • Network analysis : Cytoscape

Highlights

  • Participants will work with a Graphic User Interface based Linux Desktop environment in the Amazon Cloud, that is specially configured to run popular open source metagenomics analysis tools.
  • Participants will be provided with free access to the fully configured Amazon Machine Image for their personal use after the training.
  • Participants will also receive a cookbookstyle manual for all the handson exercises.
  • After training support is also provided through exclusive members only forum.
  • Hands-on training provided by NIH researchers active in the field of metagnomics

For more information and registration, please visit the following page; Information and Registration

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Would this training be provide again this year?

ADD COMMENTlink 2.9 years ago kristin • 0
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Yes, see here. FYI, you can see the entire list of FAES courses here.

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harold.smith.tarheel
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The February 21 scheduled course (link here) is actually cancelled. It is possible that we might do this course in a later date this year.

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AABI
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These courses are usually offered round the year. Please check the calendar here ...

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