Cancer Genomics

Date:

 Monday 18 Thursday 21 June 2018

Venue: 

European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom

Application opens: 

Friday December 15 2017

Application deadline: 

Friday March 16 2018

Participation: 

Open application with selection

Overview

This course will focus on the analysis of data from genomic studies of Cancer.  Lectures will give an insight into the bioinformatic concepts required to analyze such data, whilst practical sessions will enable the participants to apply statistical methods to the analysis of cancer genomics data under the guidance of the lecturers and teaching assistants.

 

This course is currently under development and full details about the course are not yet available.  Once the programme is confirmed we will post it here along with details on how to apply and registration costs.  If you would like to be informed when applications open for this course then please click on the “Register your interest” button above.

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Audience

This course is aimed at advanced PhD students and post-doctoral researchers who are applying or planning to apply high throughput sequencing technologies in cancer research and wish to familiarise themselves with bioinformatics tools and data analysis methodologies specific to cancer data.

Familiarity with the technology and biological use cases of high throughput sequencing is required, as is some experience with R/Bioconductor (basic understanding of the R syntax and ability to manipulate R objects) and the Unix/Linux operating system.

Programme

This course is currently under development and full details about the course are not yet available.  Once the programme is confirmed we will post it here along with details on how to apply and registration costs.  If you would like to be informed when applications open for this course then please click on the “Register your interest” button above.

 If you would like to see details of similar course from previous years, please take a look at our course listings, using the filter boxes to refine your search by year and subject.