Basic Genomics and Bioinformatics September 2018

10/September/2018 08:00 AM to 14/September/2018 06:00 PM (Africa/Lagos)

Ibadan, Nigeria


INTRODUCTION

 

African Biosciences Ltd presents a biosciences training workshop in basic genomics and basic bioinformatics from September 10 - 14, 2018. This workshop is designed to introduce concepts of genomics and bioinformatics. it also assumes that participants have little or no knowledge. The workshop consists of 2 modules, lasting 5 days from Monday to Friday. Participants are required to have and bring their own laptops with a minimum of 1 GB RAM. Free high speed 4G WiFi access will be provided at the workshop. 

AUDIENCE 

This workshop is aimed at senior undergraduate and postgraduate students, lecturers and scientists in the medical and biological or life sciences. 

COURSE CONTENT

BASIC GENOMICS (10th – 12th  September 2018)

Theory and practice of modern genetics. Chromosomal theory of inheritance, structure, and organization of genetic materials in the cell, chromosome, gene, and alleles. Genome structure in prokaryotes and eukaryotes, gene expression, and regulation. Basics of recombinant DNA technology and application of molecular techniques. Lab exercises include nucleic acid extractions, PCR primer design, PCR amplification, PCR-RFLP and agarose gel electrophoresis.

BASIC BIOINFORMATICS (13th – 14th September 2018)

This course involves a guided tour of biological sequences databases for DNA, RNA and protein, and also an introduction to bioinformatics resources and methods for biologists. The Course covers accessing, searching, retrieving and analyzing molecular data. Participants will learn about public domain molecular data to design research project in animal and plant biology, microbiology and biomedical and health sciences. Lab exercises include an overview of NCBI resources, BLAST, and other search tools.

COURSE FEE

Basic Genomics - ₦40,000 

Basic Bioinformatics - ₦30,000

Basic Genomics and Basic Bioinformatics - ₦60,000 

Early Registration and payment get 10% discount

Date:    September 10th - 14th, 2018

Time:    8 AM – 6 PM Daily 

  
 +234 810 694 0172
 +234 802 460 0677
 workshops@africanbio.com

Where

African Biosciences Ltd
88 KM 6, Ibadan-Ife Expressway,
    Iyana-Agbala B/Stop, Olode
    Ibadan OY
    Nigeria
+234 (0) 22918716
info@africanbio.com

When

From 10/September/2018 08:00 AM
To 14/September/2018 06:00 PM

Organizer

African Biosciences Ltd
+234 (0) 22918716
info@africanbio.com

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FACULTY

Prof Ikhide Imumorin (PhD, Texas A&M) - Coordinator