EBI: Next Generation Sequencing Practical Course

Here you will find a collection of video lectures from the 'Hands on training in Next-Generation Sequencing' course that took place at EMBL-EBI on 12-14 March 2012, available for you to watch in your own time.

The workshop provides an introduction to Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) and addresses how to interpret the data and how the analysis is applied in Genomics.

Note: the videos in this course will only run on Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Safari.

Knowledge of Genomics and sequencing is desirable but not essential.

Knowledge of Unix and the command-line is needed for the exercises.

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Beginner
15 hours
DNA & RNA
Gene Expression

Learning Objectives

  • Understand some principles behind NGS
  • Know the challenges created by NGS
  • Know how to submit and retrieve NGS data to and from databases
  • Understand the uses of NGS data in: Whole genome assembly; Gene expression analysis; Genome annotation; Gene regulation analysis; Variation studies