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Annual Genomics Workshop (Jul 2016)


The 4th 'International Workshop on Prokaryotic Genomics & Bioinformatics' took place from 19-22 July 2016.

The four-day course provided an introduction to the methods and tools used in functional (meta)genome analysis. The major topics that were covered included sequencing technologies, genome annotation, comparative genomics, RNA-Seq as well as metagenomics/metatranscriptomics.
The course combined theoretical lessons with computer exercises using state-of-the-art bioinformatics tools. The Goettingen tutorial team was supported by excellent external lecturers.

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