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Partek Workshop (14-17 Apr 2015)

Next-Generation Sequencing and Microarray data analysis workshop

Next-Generation Sequencing and Microarray data analysis workshop
with hands-on training in Partek Genomics Suite

Workshop Descriptions

The Centre of Genomic Sciences is hosting a 4-days bioinformatics workshop in Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) and Microarray technologies with focus on RNASeq. Workshop topics cover the entire workflow from sample preparation to data analysis. Participants would receive hands-on training in the popular point-and-click data analysis software Partek Genomics Suite with trainers from Partek Inc.

Registration Deadline: 6-Mar-2015
Registration Result Announcement: 13-Mar-2015
Workshop Dates: 14 to 17-Apr-2015

Fee: HK$500.
Cost include designated computer usage and refreshments

Who Should Attend

Principal Investigators, Post-Graduates, and Professionals in the biomedical field who wish to learn about the basics and perform data analysis on NGS and Microarray technologies. Programming background is NOT required.

Topic Highlights

  • Featuring popular NGS application: RNASeq
  • Basics of DNA and RNA library preparation, data processing and analysis
  • Sample QC/QA for NGS and Microarray technologies
  • Step-by-step demonstration in Partek Genomics Suite and hands-on practical
  • Practice with your own data and receive support from Partek Application Specialist
  • Background technical considerations for NGS and Microarray

Workshop Registration

  • Please register via this link before 6-Mar-2015.
  • Registration result will be announced via email by 13-Mar-2015.
  • Please note that you will be asked to provide a HKU internal billing account number for workshop registration fee upon successful registration.
Important: Payment must be completed before 20-Mar-2015 to secure the seat.

Date & Venue

Date Venue
(Tue & Wed)
HKJC-S7 Seminar Room 7 (Room 7-03),
7/F, The HKJC Bldg for Interdisciplinary Research,
5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, HK
(Thu & Fri)
CAL Lab, LG1/F, William M.W. Mong Block,
Faculty of Medicine Building,
21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, HK

Program Outline

Dates Topics
Day 1 Microarray and NGS
Day 2 Sample QC and Bioinformatics
Day 3 Overview of Partek Genomics
NGS & Microarray-based Gene Expression Data Analysis
Day 4 NGS Data Analysis using Partek Genomics Suite

Updated: Click here for the full workshop program.

Click here for more information about Partek Genomics Suite.


Ms. Stella Law
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Tel: +852 2831 5500


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