Bioinformatics Fall School: Applications in Molecular Basic and Clinical Sciences

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Bioinformatics Fall School: Applications in Molecular Basic and Clinical Sciences

We are pleased to announce that the “Bioinformatics Fall School: Applications in Molecular Basics and Clinical Sciences” Course will be held between 27th-29th of November 2018 at Near East University, North Cyprus organized by Near East University Research Center for Experimental Health Sciences (DESAM).  The attendance is limited for researchers and students who are in the fields of biological and medical sciences.

International instructors from The Welcome Sanger Institute, University of Cambridge and Oxford University as well as local lecturers will share their knowledge with us.

We would like to take this opportunity to invite all researchers, students and accompanying parties to attend the course and enjoy the rich scientific program and the beauty of Aphrodite’s Island.

Lecturers:

Dr. Pierpaolo Maisano Delser
Trinity College Dublin, Dublin- Ireland

University of Cambridge, Cambridge- UK

Dr. Raheleh Rahbari
The Welcome Sanger Institute, Welcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridgeshire – UK

Dr. Nilüfer Rahmioğlu Ramiz
Welcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford –UK

Assoc. Prof. Pınar Tulay
Department of Medical Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, Near East University, Nicosia- North Cyprus

Assist. Prof. Mahmut Çerkez Ergören
Department of Medical Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Near East University, Nicosia- North Cyprus

Research Center for Experimental Health Sciences, Near East University, Nicosia- North Cyprus

Assist. Prof. Kerem Teralı
Department of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Near East University, Nicosia- North Cyprus

Course Titles:

  1. Introduction to Linux
  2. Introduction to Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
  3. Introduction to Sequencing and Its Applications
  4. Introduction to R, Githib and Gitlab
  5. Next Generation Sequencing Data Analysis: Quality Control and Alignment
  6. Next Generation Sequencing Data Analysis: Variant Calling and Annotation
  7. Data Manipulation in Next Generation Sequencing
  8. GWAS and Disease: Cataloging Variation in Human Diseases
  9. RNA seqeuncing Analysis
  10. Investigating the Past
  11. A DNA Variant Scoring for Pathogenicity Assessments in Mendelian and Rare Disorders: Using Clinical Cases
  12. Single-Cell Sequencing
  13. Cancer Genomics
  14. Genetic and Environmental Factors of Complex Traits
  15. A computational Path to Functional Analysis: Structural Modelling, Ligand Binding, and Molecular Dynamics
  16. Bioinformatics Approaches for Noninvasive Prenatal Testing Using Cell-Free Fetal DNA

The first 50 applicants who pay the attendance fee will be eligible to attend the course.

The course language will be in English.

For more information please contact mahmutcerkez.ergoren@neu.edu.tr