Analysis and Annotation of Variants in NGS data

Overview (Content and Syllabus etc): 
This workshop provides an introduction to the computational analyses of NGS data from pre-processing to the identification and annotation of genomic variants and the functional effects of those variants, as well as the use of pharmocogenomic databases.
Targeted Learning Outcomes: 


Coordinator's email address:
Coordinator's name: 
Victoria Nembaware
Event Theme/Subject Category: 
Host H3Africa Project/Organizations/H3Africa Working Group: 
H3ABioNet: A Sustainable African Bioinformatics Network for H3Africa
Type of Training/Opportunity: 
Dates of Event: 
Monday, April 4, 2016 - 08:30 to Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 16:00
City of Venue: 
South Africa
Country of Venue: 
South Africa
Trainers/Speakers : 
Amel Ghoulia, Gerrit Botha, Colleen Saunders, Luiz Olavo Bonino, Nyarai Soko, Suresh Maslamoney, Sumir Panji, Collet Dandara, Nicky Mulder
Eligibility & Application Instructions: 
Familiarity with Galaxy
Organisers/Organizing Body: 
H3ABioNet, African Pharmacogenomics Research Consortium, CBIO