Previous Training

This 3-day online training (14 to 16 June 2021) will take you through the processing and statistical analysis of 16S rRNA metagenomics experiments using R & Lotus pipeline. The course starts with the presentation of a 16S pipeline (http://lotus2.earlham.ac.uk/) in a Galaxy…

Metatranscriptomics analysis examines how the microbiome responds to the environment by studying the taxonomic composition and functional analysis of genes expressed by the microbiome, using microbial community RNA-sequencing data and subsequent metatranscriptomics workflows…

This is two-day course (20 and 27 May 2021) will give you an insight in Docker & Singularity containers, and the Nextflow analysis pipeline.

This workshop will take you through the basic use of Git and GitHub. Git is a free and open source distributed version-control system designed to maintain code, track changes, recover old versions and collaborate with other developers.…

The aim of the hackathon (10/02 & 6/04 2021) is to develop training materials and use-cases, freely available for organizing courses and self-learning on containers and workflows. A plethora of choices exist as to which technologies that can be used regarding containers and…

This 4-day workshop (29 March to 1 April 2021) is targeted at individuals involved in teaching bioinformatics and related fields. The programme aims to give (new) instructors tools and tips for providing an enriching learning experience to trainees, and to include best-practice…

After a well-received first edition of the “Gentle hands-on introduction to Python programming” workshop for the Graduate School Experimental Plant Sciences (EPS) at Wageningen University & Research (WUR), ELIXIR Belgium and the VIB Bioinformatics Core have engaged to teach…

This course is organised over two full days (25/02 & 04/03 2021). By means of hands-on exercises, you will learn to fetch biological data and sequencing files from online databases, and be able to parse and analyse this data. There will be time to highlight specific…

This course is organised over three full days (19/01, 26/01, 2/02 2021). With the help of plenty hands-on exercises, you will get introduced into the different types of variables in python, the peculiarities of python and good programming habits. This course will provide you an…

This workshop will take you through the basic use of Git and GitHub. Git is a free and open source distributed version-control system designed to maintain code, track changes, recover old versions and collaborate with other developers.…