Microbial Genomics Workshop

Westminster Business School
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Part time
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Microbial Genomics Workshop

Get hands-on practical experience on next-generation sequencing (NGS) and their applications in clinical microbiology during this one-day workshop in London at the University of Westminster on 25 April 2019. Learn step-by-step how to easily and effectively analyse 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)
  • NGS reads alignment and mapping (COMPUTER LAB)
  • 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.

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Westminster Business School

Westminster Business School is one of London’s leading centres for business education based in the heart of London and its political, media and financial services scene. The School has a large and diverse academic body with extensive business, consultancy and...

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Westminster Business School

35 Marylebone Road
NW1 5LS London

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