This 1.5-day workshop will include a short introduction to next-generation sequencing theory and an introduction to Galaxy. The hands-on component of the workshop will cover the concepts of de novo assembly and initial annotation of a genome from short-read NGS data.
Dr Mark Crowe
Mark joined QFAB as Training and Outreach Manager in late 2012. He is building and delivering a range of training courses and events for researchers across Australasia, further expanding the range of bioinformatics support services offered by QFAB.
Mark has been working in bioinformatics and genomics for over twelve years. His experience has included providing bioinformatics support for a pan-European microarray development project, running Australia’s largest next-generation sequencing service facility, and research and operational management in a commercial agricultural genomics company.
- Novel applications of next-generation sequencing
- PhD in Molecular Biology, Reading University, UK, 1997
- BA (Hons) in Biological Sciences, University of Oxford, UK, 1993
- Graduate Certificate in Business Administration, QUT, 2009