The Ensembl project provides a comprehensive and integrated source of annotation of, mainly vertebrate, genome sequences. The workshop on day 1 offers participants the possibility of gaining hands-on experience in the use of the Ensembl genome browser, which can be extended to invertebrate metazoa, plants, fungi, protists, and bacteria at The workshop is primarily targeted at wet-lab researchers.

Bert Overduin, Ph.D.
Vertebrate Genomics Team
EMBL – European Bioinformatics Institute
Wellcome Trust Genome Campus
Hinxton, Cambridge CB10 1SD, United Kingdom

5-6 SEPTEMBER 2013

South African National Bioinformatics Institute, University of the Western Cape

R50 (50 ZAR)

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