e-Science: Computing for Biomedical Research

Have you ever thought that your computer has become too small for your data processing needs? Do you feel overflowed by a tsunami of data? Do you have the impression that you spend more time arranging computers to run data…

Kick Start R (4th edition)

This is a one-day introduction to the possibilities of the statistical calculation environment R for those who would like to use it, or have already started using R for statistical data analysis but would like to obtain a bit more…

High Performance Computing & Big Data Course

Want to learn how to up-scale to High Performance Computing (HPC) facilities? Physical limitations of your ICT equipment Researchers and engineers from industry and academia alike frequently experience their daily work to be impeded by physical limitations of their ICT…

International Chemical Discovery & Design Course

The 13th annual International Chemical Discovery & Design Course will be held from 12-23 June 2017 at the Radboud University Nijmegen. This course covers the recent advances in discovery informatics, with a focus on the application to real life problems. The…

R2 – Genomics analysis and visualization platform

R2 is a publicly accessible web-based program (http://r2.amc.nl) allowing biomedical researchers, without bioinformatics training, to integrate clinical and genomics data. To help researchers get started, the department of Oncogenomics is organizing a 1 day introduction workshop with hands-on training on…

Quantitative & Predictive modelling course (2nd edition)

In this Quantitative and Predictive Modelling course the participants learn how to describe the dynamic behaviour of biological systems and to integrate experimental data. Concepts of modelling in terms of differential equations are introduced via a great variety of case…

NGS in DNA Diagnostics Course

VKGL/VKGN ‘NGS in DNA diagnostics’ is a course aimed at Genomic Resequencing in a Medical Diagnostic Context, i.e to apply Next Generation Sequencing data as diagnostic tool in the hospital. Lectures will be accompanied with hands-on exploration. Program (preliminary) Day…

Pattern Recognition course

After having followed this course, a student should have an overview of basic pattern recognition techniques and be able to recognize what method is most applicable to classification problems (s)he encounters in bioinformatics applications. Date: September 25-29, 2017 Target audience: The…

Protein structures: production, prowess, power, promises, and problems

In the right hands, protein structures are a ‘power’ful tool to answer bio-molecular questions. Knowledge of the structure is a pre-requisite for rational drug design, for biotechnology, for chemical biology, and for answering a whole series of biomedical questions. In…