NEXT GENERATION SEQUENCING DATA ANALYSIS CERTIFICATE COURSE

A four day course in which participants will acquire skilled training in the field of Genomics and NGS Data Analysis.

Course Learning Objective

The purpose of this course is to enable participants to analyze and interpret data generated by various NGS platforms. With the advancement of sequencing technologies, sequencing of various organisms has become common and one of the biggest challenges is to analyze the data based on scientific questions. This workshop will impart skill sets to the trainees to harness the wealth of genomic data arising from NGS in order to answer biological questions.

TOPICS COVERED

  • Basics of current and Future NGS Technologies

  • Whole genome sequencing and Transcriptome sequencing

  • Quality filtering and QC assessment

  • Denovo assembly, Reference based assembly and Mapping

  • Gene Expression analysis

  • Metgenomics analysis

BENIFITS OF COURSE

After successful completion participant will be able to:

  • Discuss a variety of applications and workflow approaches for next generation sequence technologies.
  • Learn about computational and annotation tools for conducting practical genome-wide analysis and interpretation of NGS data.
  • Exposed to bioinformatics software and tools to aid with the analysis of NGS data based on Linux operating platform.
  • Acquire skills sets making them potentially employable both in India & Abroad in this quickly growing field of life science.