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Nanopore Sequencing Workshop
Dates: 26. — 28. April 2023
Location: Jena, Germany
This workshop is offered by the Bioinformatics Core Facility Jena.
Day 1 (Introduction): Details about the Nanopore sequencing technology and a general overview of sequencing approaches.
Day 2 (Sequencing): Introduction and specifics about sample (DNA/RNA) extraction and library preparation, and a demonstration of a sequencing run and real-time analysis during sequencing.
Day 3 (Data analysis): Introduction to the command line and Bash as well as installation and configuration of the needed software tools using Conda. Base calling, read quality control, read processing, read mapping, genome/transcriptome assembly, and modification calling
ICTV/EVBC Workshop on Automating Virus Taxonomy
Dates: 31. July — 02. August 2023
Location: Jena, Germany and online
This summer, the EVBC (European Virus Bioinformatics Center) and the ICTV (International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses) are organizing a Workshop on Automating Virus Taxonomy in Jena, Germany.