Exploiting and understanding Solanaceous genomes

Announcing the 3rd transPLANT user training workshop, focused on the latest developments in the key plant data resources in Europe and how to use them, and with a special reference to Solanaceae genomes, especially tomato and potato. The workshop is…

Biomedical Research Techniques

PhD students (and others) often experience that not all expertise for biomedical techniques or assays they need to perform at their research project is readily available in their department. The Postgraduate school offers with this course the wonderful opportunity to…

Advanced Genetic & Omics Data Analysis

This up to date course in genetic association analysis includes now highly relevant topics such as the analysis for multidisciplinary research with novel omics datasets. After a short introduction into genetic epidemiology and population genetics, analysis of secondary phenotype using…

Introduction to R for statistical analysis

The aim of the workshop is to provide an introduction to R, a language and environment for statistical computing and graphics. Focus of the workshop will be on getting familiar with the R environment, to use R for manipulation and…

NGS in DNA Diagnostics Course

The course is 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. Date: Oct 28-30, 2014 Target audience: bioinformaticians, researchers…

Life Sciences with Industry 2014

Are you a young scientist with a background in the life sciences or a related research field and do you have a creative and inquisitive mind? Do you like to think outside- the-box? Do you want to meet new people…

Algorithm Engineering

Algorithms are at the core of every computer application. Traditionally, the emphasis in algorithms research has been on the theory behind efficient algorithms. While this has had profound impact in many application areas, the step from theoretically efficient algorithms to…

Basic Human Genetics course: Genetics for Dummies

Fuelled by successful applications of Genome Wide Association Studies (GWAS) and High Throughput (HT) Sequencing in various disease areas, this course is meant to give some introductory background for people wanting to start or become involved in such studies, or…

Applied Statistics

Statistics are essential for scientific research. Good statistical knowledge helps to set up experiments and observational studies effectively and to answer relevant research questions. Through the availability of statistical software, researchers are able to analyse complex designs and data independently.…

Translational Imaging Workshop by AMIE: from mouse to man

The aim of this 4-day workshop is to give a broad introduction into preclinical and translational Molecular Imaging techniques and their applications in biology and medicine. This workshop is designed for PhD students and researchers looking to learn about imaging.…