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…

How to make sense out of your RNA-Seq/microarray data

This is a 5-day course on gene expression data analysis using R, databases and Cytoscape (5th day, also offered as separate course). The course is tailored for biomedical researchers with gene expression data from RNA sequencing or microarray experiments. The course…

Databases, Pathways and Cytoscape

This is a one-day introduction course to databases, pathway analysis and biosemantics for the interpretation of gene lists such as generated by differential expression experiments. Practicals include the webtools DAVID and Anni, and the network tool Cytoscape. This course is…

Interuniversity Course on Clinical and Research Genomic Data Sharing and Access

In order to make the promises of genomic medicine a reality, various national and international organizations have endorsed responsible genomic data sharing in both clinical and research settings. Sharing individual-level genomic data however could generate various concerns. Individual-level genomic data…

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…

3GB-TEST Next-Generation Sequencing Course

A 3-day course on NGS Ljubljana, Slovenia in the period of 25-27 October 2017. The focus of the course is on clinical diagnostics using exome/genome sequences, variant identification and analysis including afternoon practical sessions.   Course page: http://3gb-test.eu/

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…