Introduction to NGS

Overview (Content and Syllabus etc): 
The workshop involves theoretical lectures and practical sessions on analysis techniques for dealing with Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data, including an introduction to programming for the study of large data sets of HIV and other genomic data.
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Coordinator's name: 
Victoria Nembaware
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Event Theme/Subject Category: 
Data handling
Host H3Africa Project/Organizations/H3Africa Working Group: 
H3ABioNet: A Sustainable African Bioinformatics Network for H3Africa
Type of Training/Opportunity: 
Dates of Event: 
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 08:30 to Friday, July 10, 2015 - 16:00
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Trainers/Speakers : 
Deo Ssemwanga, Jonathan Kayondo, Fred Lyagoba, Bernard Kulohoma, Justen Manasa, Anne Derache, Etienne Villiers, Miguel Quinones-Mateu, Pontiano Kaleebu, Tulio de Oliveira
Eligibility & Application Instructions: 
Basic Linux/Unix command line skills and basic R skils
Organisers/Organizing Body: 
MUII, THRIVE, H3ABioNet, MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, UVRI, Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies Wellcome Trust Programs