Computational Metagenomics

Overview (Content and Syllabus etc): 
The workshop will provide a week-long series of training seminars, practical demonstrations, hands-on tutorials and research talks on the use of software tools to analyze and interpret metagenomics data. The scope is quite broad and offers an overview of cutting-edge fundamental theory and practical applications of metagenomics.
Targeted Learning Outcomes: 

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Coordinator's email address: 
vnembaware@gmail.com
Coordinator's name: 
Victoria Nembaware
Event Theme/Subject Category: 
Genetics
Genomics
Nucleic acid analysis
Phylogenetics
Host H3Africa Project/Organizations/H3Africa Working Group: 
H3ABioNet: A Sustainable African Bioinformatics Network for H3Africa
Type of Training/Opportunity: 
Workshop
Dates of Event: 
Monday, December 1, 2014 - 08:30 to Friday, December 5, 2014 - 16:00
City of Venue: 
Mauritius
Country of Venue: 
Mauritius
Trainers/Speakers : 
Shakuntala Baichoo, Gerrit Botha, Daniel Lundin, Christos Ouzounis, Vasilis Promponas
Eligibility & Application Instructions: 
Basic Linux/Unix command line skills
Organisers/Organizing Body: 
H3ABioNet, University of Mauritius
Sponsors/Funders: 
NIH