This is a course on bioinformatics resources taught by the developers of the resources. Participants will learn how to analyze their own or public ChIP-seq data using tools from the ChIP-seq, Signal Search Analysis (SSA) and PWMtools servers in conjunction with the Eukaryotic Promoter Database (EPD) and external regulatory bioinformatics tools.
After the course, participants should:
Knowledge / competencies:
Participants should have a good understanding of molecular biology and functional genomics. Most of the exercises are web-based. Basic knowledge of R is required for some exercises, please visit our tutorial here.
A WiFi-equipped laptop with at least 30 GB free hard-disk space.
The registration fees are 300 CHF for academics and 1500 CHF for for-profit companies. This includes course content material, coffee breaks and social dinner.
Deadline for application and free-of-charge cancellation is set to 2 April. Cancellation after this date will not be reimbursed.
Please note that participation to SIB courses is subject to our general conditions, available here.
You will be informed by email of your registration confirmation.
University of Lausanne
The course will start at 9:00 and end around 17:00. Precise information will be provided to the participants on due time.
We will recommend 2 ECTS credits (40 hours lessons/practical + 20 hours paper preparation / presentation).
Coordination: Patricia Palagi
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