• sahil posted an update in the group Louisiana Biomedical Research Network (LBRN) 1 month ago

    December 17, 2018 session is an Introduction to Genomics and will cover the following topics:

    1. Review of DNA variation:
    DNA code basics
    Point mutations
    Rearrangement, Insertions and Deletions

    2. Types of Genomic Information
    Whole Genome Sequencing
    Whole Exome Sequencing
    RNA sequencing
    Targeted Sequencing

    3. Examples/Projects:
    Mendelian Diseases
    Cancer
    Tuberculosis
    Ebola

    4. Challenges of Genomic Analysis:
    Sequencing DNA
    Alignment of reads
    Detection of significant changes
    Interpretation