Biosystems Data Analysis

Seven different data analysis methods are discussed in this course. For each of these methods the students will be provided knowledge on how and when to use the multivariate method for analyzing complex sets of multivariate data in biological and…

Systems Biology: statistical analysis of ~omics data

Nowadays high-throughput methods are often used to study gene expression (transcriptomics), proteins (proteomics) and metabolites (metabolomics). Because high-throughput methods generate large datasets, special statistical analysis and visualization techniques are required to extract relevant information to help elucidating the functions of…

Multivariate analysis for food data/scientists

Multivariate statistical analysis plays an important role within food sciences. Date: Dec 5 – 11, 2014 Target audience: The target group consists of PhDs from the Food Science cluster within AFSG but also other PhDs can register. Participants are expected…

A new approach to organize and search image data: Huygens Titan

A live online webinar is offered in which the functionalities of Huygens Titan, our new image indexer and search tool will be explained. If you are struggling with organizing and finding your images then this webinar may be of interest…

Introduction to Bioinformatics for Molecular Biologists

This introductory course provides an overview of the importance of bioinformatics in various biological disciplines. While a biological background is required, no programming skills are needed. The course can be considered a general introduction to bioinformatics, with a focus on…

Medical statistics

The course will explain statistical techniques for the evaluation of biomedical data. It provides an introduction into design aspects, methods of summarizing and presenting data, estimation, confidence intervals and hypothesis testing, including multivariable regression methods for the assessment of association.…

Cellular Imaging Course Light: Introduction in microscopy for bioimaging

Introduction in microscopy for bioimaging. Topics include light, fluorescence, electron microscopy, probes & labelling strategies – with a brief mention of F‐techniques‐ and image analysis. Date: 18 and 21 November 2014 Target audience: Technicians, PhD students, Post‐docs, students doing internships…

OpenClinica training: Advanced

In deze training wordt het bouwen van een Case Report Form (CRF) in OpenClinica behandeld. De tweede dag is vooral gericht op het programmeren van rules in OpenClinica en hiervoor is enige programmeerkennis of -ervaring vereist. Date: Nov 18, 2014…

SNP course: SNP’s and human diseases

The aim of this course is to give a broad introduction in SNP techniques and applications. The analysis of DNA variations, including Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNPs), is a standard research approach to understand causes of disease, in particular the so-called…

Bioinformatics: basics in Python

Learn the Basics in Python. Date: Nov 17 – 21, 2014 Target audience: This course is open for Master and PhD students. Program: See course website. Course website: http://ubc.uu.nl/teachingtrainingeducation/