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Authors: Aidan Budd  or Cyril Pommier 

Plant Phenotyping Data managment Webinar (MIAPPE)

The Minimal Information About Plant Phenotyping Experiment, MIAPPE (, has been designed by ELIXIR, EMPHASIS and Bioversity international, to guide plant scientist in the management of experimental data. Furthermore, since genetic studies relies on the integration and the linking...

Scientific topics: Data submission, annotation, and curation, Data quality management, Phenomics, Plant biology

Operations: Standardisation and normalisation

Resource type: Video, Slides

Plant Phenotyping Data managment (MIAPPE)

This training material has been used in a two-day training workshop on data management organized by Elixir and the Wheat Initiative.

It provides an overview of current practices and methods for plant phenotyping data standardization, and how to deal with the variability and heterogeneity...

Scientific topics: Data management, Plant biology, Phenomics

Operations: Formatting, Annotation

Keywords: Plant Phenotyping, Data-format, data sharing

Resource type: Training materials

WheatIS DataDiscovery webinar

The WheatIS project aims at building an International Wheat Information System to support the wheat research community. The main objective is to provide a single-access web base system to access to the available data resources and bioinformatics tools. The project is...

Scientific topics: Data management

Keywords: wheat, information system, data discovery

Resource type: Webinar, Slides, Video

Introduction to Multiple Sequence Alignments (MSAs) and Phylogenies

Slides used for teaching an introduction to phylogenies and MSAs in the context of phylogenies for the first day of a two-day course on MSAs at Cambridge University, in the UK, in December 2013. Course taught together with Holger Dinkel and Terri Attwood.

Keywords: Molecular evolution, Multiple sequence alignment, Phylogenetics, Protein sequence analysis, Sequence alignment

Summarising sets of phylogenies

A presentation given as part of the Basic Evolution Workshop, a trans-African virtual training course (described in this BioEssays article PMID: 21312200; the course wiki is here Introduces concepts of splits, consensus trees, consensus networks, describes...

Keywords: Bootstrap, Consensus trees, Phylogenetic splits, Phylogenetics

Introduction to Multiple Sequence Alignment

An introduction to multiple sequence alignments (MSAs) for bench biologists delivered as part of the EMBL Australia Masterclass on Protein Sequence Analysis . Focuses on describing: the "anatomy" of a sequence alignment; two alternative interpretations of...

Keywords: Multiple sequence analysis, Protein structure, Sequence analysis

Introduction to Bioinformatics

An introduction to bioinformatics for bench biologists delivered as part of the EMBL Australia Masterclass on Protein Sequence Analysis . Focuses on using UniProt to explore different reasons why information inferred by "direct assay" and "prediction" could...

Keywords: Introduction bioinformatics

Interpreting Phylogenies

Content for a one-day course delivered in April 2013 at the University of Cambridge, together with Sarah Parks, Cilia Antoniou, and Adrian Friday.
Uses examples taken from several published papers to explore some of the assumptions and concepts we use when presenting and interpreting phylogenetic...

Keywords: Molecular evolution, Phylogenetics