National Introduction to Bioinformatics Course

This annual full-time course runs for approximately 5 weeks from February at SANBI. Space is limited to 20 students and researchers from national universities and  institutions.

Lecturers from SANBI, UCT, WIts and Stellenbosch present hands-on, practical modules covering the following topics:

·       Introduction to Molecular Biology

·       Introduction to Linux and Python Programming

·       Statistics using Python Programming

·       Scientific Writing

·       Biodatabases and Next Generation Sequencing

·       16S rRNA anaysis and intro to Meta Genomics

·       Protein Structural Bioinformatics

·       Phylogenetics