Hands-on-Workshop on Statistical Data Analysis with R
IBAB is organising a hands-on workshop on Statistical Analysis and R programming for data analysis with a special emphasis on Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data analysis from the 16th to the 18th of May 2018.
The primary focus of the workshop is to give an in-depth understanding of using statistical methods for data analysis using the R software and using R programming to analyse NGS data.
The workshop will focus on 1. installation of the R programming package on Windows/linux/mac operating systems 2. Using advanced statistical methods to analyse data using R programming 3. Using R programming packages to analyse NGS data
This course is aimed at researchers and technicians who wish to employ genomic approaches in their work. Ph.D. students/Post doctoral fellows/JRFs/faculty involved in relevant research are eligible to apply. The participants have to bring their own laptops running either Windows/ Linux/ Mac operating systems.
Course Fee: Rs.3000 /- payable by a D.D. in favour of Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology payable at Bangalore or through bank transfer to
Name of the Account: Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology
Account No: 004705001585
Name of the Bank: ICICI Bank
Type of Account: Current
IFSC Code: ICIC0000047
Please mention your first name in the comments section of NEFT.
Accommodation: Accommodation will be provided in the IBAB Hostel.
Application Procedure: Interested participants may apply to Dr. Abhilash Mohan at firstname.lastname@example.org with their resume and a one paragraph write-up on how this workshop will be useful to their research.
Deadline for Applications: 2nd May 2018
About Bio-IT Centre:
The Bio-IT research and training centre (Bio-IT Centre) has been established at IBAB in 2010 under a public-private partnership with grant-in-aid from the DeitY, Government of India and the Department of IT, BT and S&T, Government of Karnataka. Bio-IT Centre has state-of-art facility for NGS with the high throughput sequencer Hi Seq 2500, Hi-Scan (illumina bead-array) for genotyping and Ion-torrent and other accessories such as Qubit, C-bot, Covaris and Tape-station etc for processing DNA and RNA samples. IBAB has recently taken full charge of the Centre and its operations.
The Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology (IBAB) is a unique institute engaged in education, research and entrepreneur support programs and is based at Electronic City, Bengaluru. IBAB’s mission is to catalyze the growth of the biotechnology and bioinformatics industries in India. IBAB offers a distinctive master degree program with dual specialization in bioinformatics and applied biotechnology and an interdisciplinary PhD program. The institute has strong research programs in various disciplines as evidenced by the publication track record of the Faculty. It has excellent infrastructure and environment suitable for advanced research. For more details, please visit www.ibab.ac.in