Dr. Klaudia Hettwer

Oili Tsakmakis

oltorvrech(smat)uni-upobuolde8fqjnb8zurgf5in.demvu (oltech@uolb5.deibqw+)

Room W3 1-138
Phone.: +49 (0)441 - 798 3648/49

Office hours:
Tuesday 13:00 - 14:00
Thursday 10:00 - 12:00 
and by appointment


Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)

OLTECH PhD study programme Neurosensory Science & Systems PhD study programme Environmental Sciences and Biodiversity PhD programme Medicine and Health Sciences

Next Generation Sequencing technologies have recently revolutionised biological sciences. This workshop will provide students with an introduction to bioinformatic approaches to handle and analyse NGS datasets. The following topics will be treated:

Day 1: UNIX/Linux and Perl for Bioinformatics
Day 2: Introduction to NGS: Platforms, File formats, Quality control and preprocessing, alignments
Day 3: NGS toolkits, evaluation of alignments, mapping statistics, alignment visualisation

The course consists of lectures and accompanying practical exercises.

Registration: StudIP (Course-Nr. 50.01.010)

Participants: max. 20

Credit Points: 2 KP

Modules: olt203, olt327, olt403, olt707

Start Time

23. September 2019, 09:00 – End date: 25. September 2019, 17:00

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