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EPIGEN: NGS Workshop “On top of genetics” 22-23 June, Udine, Italy

June 22, 2015 - June 23, 2015

600€

Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) has recently revolutionized the approach to genomic studies enabling the sequencing of billions of bases in massively parallel reactions. These new sequencing technologies have rapidly become the golden stand and for genome sequencing, transcriptome analysis, SNP discovery and several other applications. However, in very few fields of biological research NGS has produced such a profound impact as in epigenomics studies aimed at investigating the fundamental mechanism that control gene expression and genome stability by modulating the most intimate features of chromatin structure.

THE COURSE
This practical course is organized by the Institute of Applied Genomics, IGA Technology Services, the University of Udine, in collaboration with DEANN project and promoted by CNR Flagship EPIGEN project.
The course is addressed to researchers with a background in molecular biology willing to perform epigenomic analysis using next generation sequencing data. Each topic will consist of a frontal introductory lesson and practical work to enable participants to familiarize with computational tools. Hands-on work will be performed by simulating real analysis on data generated by an Illumina platform. The declared aim of the course is to enable attendees to become self-sufficient in the basic processing of NGS data for the described epigenomic analysis.

The course is limited to a maximum of 25 participants.

Applicants will be required to write a letter containing a 300-words outline describing the relevance of the course to their research.

REGISTRATION FEE

General public 600€

The course is free to DEANN and EPIGEN members.

THE PROGRAM

Day 1
DNA METHYLATION

Processing of bisulfite sequencing data Differential analysis

Day 2
SMALL RNAs

Genome wide analysis of short interfering small RNAs
Identification of conserved and novel miRNAs in sequenced genome

FURTHER INFORMATION

For information please contact emisdariis@igatechnology.com
For CNR Flagship EPIGEN project applicatns please contact epigen@cnr.it

Deadline to register: 8th June 2015

VENUE
Polo Scientifico Universitario Via delle Scienze 208

33100 Udine

HOW TO ARRIVE

Udine is located in Friuli Venezia Giulia Udine is about 140 km far from Venice, and 80 km from Trieste and is easily accessible from the airports of:

Trieste: www.aereoporto.fvg.it Venice: www.veniceairport.it Treviso: www.trevisoairport.it

Venice: www.veniceairport.it Treviso: www.trevisoairport.it

Treviso: www.trevisoairport.it

Further information at NGS ON Top of Genetics IGATraining BROCHURE.

To learn more about the training coordinator within the DEANN project you can visit TGAC website

Details

Start:
June 22, 2015
End:
June 23, 2015
Cost:
600€
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.uniud.it

Organizer

Institute of Applied Genomics, IGA Technology Services, the University of Udine

Venue

Unnamed Venue
Polo Scientifico Universitario Via delle Scienze 208
Udine,
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