Galaxy Course

Course date: 24 November 2014 - 25 November 2014
Location: Erasmus MC, Ee-15.28

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The course will focus on using the Galaxy platform ( to analyse data from DNAseq and RNAseq experiments and provide the scientist a platform to communicate the output of an analysis back to the research team using iReport in Galaxy.



This training of is aimed at giving the clinical research scientists who is non-bioinformatician the necessary skills to understand and successfully work with next-generation sequencing (NGS) data.


Course objectives

The course will be given as a series of lectures and practical’s designed such that by the end of the course the participant will expected to know:

· How to use Galaxy for data analysis and NGS analysis

· How to analyse an RNAseq experiment

· Enhanced variant analysis in RNAseq

· How to create and interpret an integrative cancer study (SNV, CNV and SV)

· How to prioritize fusion gene results


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This course is 0,6 ECTS.

Attendance fees
The subscription fee of non-commercial participants for this 2-day course is € 400. Discounts are handled as followed:

  • All PhD get a discount of 50% and pay €200,00.
  • All participants from the postgraduate school MolMed get a discount of 100% and pay €0.
  • Research master students pay based on 100 euro per ECTS.
  • All master students who have to pay themselves (so, not from their course budget) receive 75% discount, and will need to pay €100,00.

Fee for commercial participants is available upon request.

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