Phylogenomics Course

James McInerney james.o.mcinerney at MAY.IE
Wed Feb 11 10:47:10 EST 2004


PHYLOGENOMICS AND HIGH-THROUGHPUT PHYLOGENETICS COURSE


Location:               National University of Ireland Maynooth.
Dates:                  April 12-16th 2004 inclusive.
Registration deadline:  March 15th, 2004.
Website:                http://bioinf.may.ie/Phylogenomics/

Background

Phylogenomics and phyloinformatics are two terms that relate to the
processing of large amounts of genomic data  with a view towards producing
organismal phylogenies based upon those  data. The two main methods of
analysis include supermatrix and supertree  analysis. We have no particular
preference for either approach and will present both kinds of solution along
with cautionary tales about each.

Who is this course for?

This course is designed to be of the most benefit to those researchers that
have a small amount of familiarity with phylogenetic analysis and intend on
setting up and using a system for performing phylogenetic analysis on the
genome level. The level at which the course is being taught is introductory
to intermediate. This is NOT an advanced level course. If there is demand
for such a course, it could be organised in the future.

Students are encouraged to bring their own data.


Website: http://bioinf.may.ie/Phylogenomics/

Regards,

James


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Dr. James O. McInerney,
Bioinformatics Laboratory,
Department of Biology, National University of Ireland,
Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland.
P: +353 1 708 3860
F: +353 1 708 3845
E: james.o.mcinerney at may.ie
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Take a look at our website --- http://bioinf.may.ie/
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