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Microbial Genomics Workshop

University of Westminster
Course summary
4 hours
100 GBP
English
London
Professional Training

Course description

Get hands-on practical experience on next-generation sequencing (NGS) and its applications in clinical microbiology during this one-day workshop in London at the University of Westminster. Learn step-by-step how to easily and effectively analyze and manage NGS data generated by modern sequencing technologies.

The course is aimed at those with an interest in the applications of next-generation sequencing technologies in diagnostic microbiology.

Training Course Content

Introduction to NGS and their applications in clinical microbiology (lecture)
Working with NGS data: Raw sequence data and quality control (computer lab)
Outbreak investigation using NGS (lecture)
De novo assembly: From raw reads to whole genome (lecture & computer lab)
From assembled genomes to detection of antibiotic resistance in bacteria, monitoring resistance in HIV and HBV, detection of virulence genes, detection of mobile genetic elements (MGEs) such as plasmids, bacteriophages.

Course delivery details

4 hours on July 17th

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The University of Westminster is an accredited Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Centre and offers a wide range courses in the heart of London. Our long history of educating for professional life coupled with our experience of teaching thousands of undergraduate...


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