|Workshop on Genomics & Bioinformatics [July 2017]|
|The 5th 'International Workshop on Prokaryotic Genomics & Bioinformatics' took place from 18-21 July 2017 (→ read more)|
|Joining ERA-IB consortium MetaCat [January 2017]|
|Since January 2017 our department belongs to the MetaCat consortium - a metagenomic collection of novel and highly efficient biocatalysts for industrial biotechnology (→ read more)|
|New OBAC cluster funded within ERA-IB [November 2016]|
|Partners form Frankfurt, Ulm, La Coruna, Gent and Göttingen will work together within the joint project 'OBAC - Overcoming energetic barriers in acetogenic conversion of carbon dioxide'. (→ read more)|
|FLEXIZUCKER - new BMEL funded project [October 2016]|
|Process engineering, enzymatic and genomic characterization of a flexible biogas production with targeted use of sugar beets (→ read more)|
|Annual Genomics Workshop [July 2016]|
|The 4th 'International Workshop on Prokaryotic Genomics & Bioinformatics' took place from 19-22 July 2016. (→ read more)|
Annual Genomics Workshop (July 2014)
The second 'International Workshop on Prokaryotic Genomics & Bioinformatics' took place July 23-25, 2014 at the Göttingen Genomics Laboratory (G2L) in Goettingen. The first course was organized in October 2013.
|The three-day course provides an introduction to the methods and tools used in genome and transcriptome analysis. The major topics covered include sequencing applications/technologies, genome annotation, comparative genomics, transcriptomics, as well as metagenomics. Hands-on exercises using state-of-the-art bioinformatics tools were included for all topics covered by the course.
The course was held by Professor Rolf Daniel and his team from the Institute of Microbiology and Genetics of the Georg-August University Goettingen. In 2014 the Goettingen tutorial team was supported by three excellent external lecturers: Dr. Boyke Bunk from DSMZ Braunschweig, Dr. Konrad Förstner from Würzburg University and Dr. Nikos C. Kyrpides from the DOE Joint Genome Institute in Walnut Creek, California (USA), who ensured an interactive and entertaining wind up of the Workshop.
The next workshop will take place in July 2015.