19-2 March/April 2021

Introduction to NGS analysis

This training is an introduction to 'Bulk RNA-Seq analysis for differential expression', Hands-on introduction to NGS variant analysis', and 'Hands on introduction to ChIP-Seq analysis'. If you want to follow one of these trainings and you have no experience with NGS data you should follow this introduction first.




This training is an introduction to a series of trainings on the analysis of Next Generation Sequencing data. This training is intended for newbies to the field and will teach them all background knowledge required to successfully complete the advanced NGS analysis trainings. To this end the training will give an overview of:

- The Illumina platform

- NGS data formats and file handling

- Quality control of NGS data

- Mapping of NGS data

- Supporting IT: Galaxy platform


Organized by ELIXIR Belgium and the VIB Bioinformatics Core.