Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)

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

23.09.2019 09:00 – 25.09.2019 17:00

(Changed: 2021-07-22)