PATRIC Workshop at GLBIO 2017 in Chicago, May 17, 2017

by patricwpadmin

PATRIC will be hosting a 1/2-day workshop entitled “Assemble, Annotate and Analyze Your Own Genome using PATRIC, the All Bacterial Bioinformatics Resource Center,” at the Great Lakes Bioinformatics (GLBIO) Conference at the University of Illinois at Chicago on May 17, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois.  The workshop will cover PATRIC’s analysis pipelines, which include genome assembly and annotation, and tools for comparative genomic analysis.  PATRIC provides researchers with the ability to analyze their private data directly with any of the available public data. Seating is limited to 50 participants, so please register soon if you are interested.  The main GLBIO 2017 registration page is (https://www.iscb.org/glbio2017-register).  Note that you must register for the conference in order to sign up for workshops.

Participants must bring their own laptops.   The following system requirements are recommended for optimal PATRIC tool access and performance: Chrome, Safari, or Firefox browser, and Adobe Flash Player.

Program

3:15-4:00 Registration and Introduction to PATRIC

4:00-4:30 Assembling a genome in PATRIC

4:30-5:00 Annotating a genome in PATRIC

5:00-5:45 Comparative genomic analysis of private and public data in PATRIC

5:45-6:00 Questions and Summary