Hands-on Training in Metagenomics Data Analysis
National Institutes of Health
9000 Rockville Pike
Building 60, Room 162
Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Metagenomics is gaining importance due to low cost next generation sequencing technologies.This training will introduce participants to the end-to-end solutions for analyzing metagenomic data, starting from data quality analysis, alignment, community profiling, taxonomic comparison and novel taxa discovery.
Hands-on Skills/Tools Taught
- Processing and Analysis : mothur, FLASh
- Analysis : Permanova
- Analysis : ANOSIM
- Marker analysis : LEfSe
- Marker analysis : QIIME
- Functional analysis : PICRUSt
- Metagenomics analysis : A5miseq
- Contig annotation : MEGAN
- Functional analysis : bioBakery
- Advanced visualizations : phyloseq
- Network analysis : Cytoscape
- Participants will work with a Graphic User Interface based Linux Desktop environment in the Amazon Cloud, that is specially configured to run popular open source metagenomics analysis tools.
- Participants will also receive a cookbook style manual for all the hands on exercises.
- After training support is also provided through exclusive members only forum.
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