Registration open for BioSB course Optimisation techniques in Bioinformatics & Systems Biology

The course Optimisation techniques in Bioinformatics & Systems Biology will be held on February 12-16, 2018 in Wageningen. Many problems in bioinformatics and systems biology require at a certain moment application of some optimisation technique. When facing optimisation problems, many researchers suffice with applying a simple algorithm in Excel, coming to the conclusion that it…

Registration open for BioSB/ELIXIR-NL course: Managing & Integrating Life Science Information (5th edition)

You can now register for the BioSB/ELIXIR-L course Managing & Integrating Life Science Information (5th edition) which will be held on January 22-26 2018 in Amsterdam. With endorsements for FAIR* data stewardship ranging from Nature Genetics to the G7, and increasing pressure from funders for much stricter data management, FAIR data stewardship skills will be…

BioSB HotTopics: Single Cell Analysis

The BioSB HotTopics meeting on Single Cell Analysis took place on the 21st of September at the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC). This afternoon meeting was organized by the Leiden Computational Biology Center and sponsored by BioSB Research School, LUMC and 10x Genomics. The meeting was attended by approximately 80 attendees who followed four presentations…

Register for the NGS RNA-seq data analysis course

Registration is now open for the NGS RNA-seq data analysis course that will be held from 6-8 November 2017 in Leiden. The BioSB research school and partner LUMC are organizing a 3-day course on RNA-seq data analysis. This is an advanced course for people with experience in NGS. The course will consist of lectures, Galaxy…

Registration open for BioSB course Protein Structures

Registration is now open for the BioSB course Protein Structures which will be held from October 30 unitil November 3 at the Radboudumc in Nijmegen. Course description In the right hands, protein structures are a ‘power’ful tool to answer bio-molecular questions. Knowledge of the structure is a pre-requisite for rational drug design, for biotechnology, for…