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Content provider: CSC - IT Center for Science  or ELIXIR Portugal 


Introduction to using containers - OpenShift, Kubernetes and Docker oriented view

This material is CSC's Rahti basic cloud course which consists of lectures and hands-on exercises on creating and managing virtual resources in OpenShift OKD (Kubernetes). The original material was produced by Shubham Kapoor and Juhani Kataja, and updated by Tewodros Deneke and Alvaro Gonzalez

Keywords: Containers, Kubernetes, Cloud computing

BioData.pt | ELIXIR PT Training Data Stewards for Life Sciences - Intro Course

BioData.pt | ELIXIR Portugal, in collaboration with several other organizations has designed a program to train the first generation of Data Stewards for the life sciences, to support the implementation of data management, open science and FAIR data principles in Portuguese R&I organizations....

Scientific topics: Data management, Open science, FAIR data

Keywords: Data management plan, data-science, data-analysis, Data Integration, training, open science, data FAIRness, FAIR data, FAIR, FAIR principles, life sciences, data life cycle

Resource type: Training materials

PSLS22 Practical Statistics for the Life Sciences

The concepts and methods are exclusively introduced via case-studies in the life sciences. For every study we elaborate on a concrete research question and then provide a study design, which is followed by data exploration. Next, we will focus on how to model the data and elaborate on the link...

Introduction to research data management, data management planning and services provided by CSC – IT Center for Science

This training video series includes four short videos on research data management. The titles of the videos are the following:

  1. Introduction to data management for life science researchers
  2. Introduction to data management planning
  3. Introduction to sections of a generic ​data management...

Keywords: DMP, RDM, plan, research data management, data management, data management plan, ELIXIR-CONVERGE

Resource type: Series of videos, Video, youtube video

IBIP19 - Integrative Biological Interpretation using Proteomics (2019)

Quantitative proteomics by mass spectrometry has become an essential tool for multi-omics studies aiming at answering important biological questions in a system-wide perspective. Proteomics data contain rich and deep information that can become challenging to extract, interpret, and interface...

Keywords: Proteomics

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

CPANG19 - Computational PANGenomics (2019)

Reference genomes have become central to bioinformatics approaches, and form the core of standard analyses using contemporary sequencing data. However, the use of linear reference genomes, which provide the sequence of one representative genome for a species, is increasingly becoming a limitation...

Keywords: Genomics

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

ADER19F - Analysis of Differential Expression with RNAseq (First course in 2019)

This introductory course covers practical aspects of the analysis of differential gene expression by RNAseq, from planning the gathering of sequence data to the generation of tables of differentially expressed gene lists and visualization of results. For this edition of the course, we will also...

Keywords: RNA-Seq, Genomics, RNA

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

PGDH19 - Population Genetics Demographic History: model-based approaches (2019)

Genetic and genomic data are increasingly used by ecologists and evolutionary biologists in general. It has thus become important for many biologists with different levels of experience to produce and analyse genetic (and genomic) data. In this course we will take a practical approach to the...

Keywords: Population Genomics, Phylogenetics

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

PDA19 - Proteomics Data Analysis (2019)

Mass spectrometry based proteomic experiments generate ever larger datasets and, as a consequence, complex data interpretation challenges. In this course, the concepts and methods required to tackle these challenges will be introduced, covering peptide and protein identification, quantification,...

Keywords: Proteomics, Biological databases, Mass spectrometry data

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

ELB19F - Entry level Bioinformatics (First course in 2019)

This is an entry level course aimed that those with a reasonable biological background but no significant experience with bioinformatics. The course is broadly based around a series of exercises in which a combination of simple analytical tools and reference to publicly available databases is...

Keywords: Bioinformatics, Sequencing

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

ELBS18 - Entry level Bioinformatics (Second course in 2018)

This is an entry level course aimed that those with a reasonable biological background but no significant experience with bioinformatics. The course is broadly based around a series of exercises in which a combination of simple analytical tools and reference to publicly available databases is...

Keywords: Bioinformatics, Sequencing

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

ADER18S - Analysis of Differential Expression with RNAseq (Second course in 2018)

This introductory course covers practical aspects of the analysis of differential gene expression by RNAseq, from planning the gathering of sequence data to the generation of tables of differentially expressed gene lists and visualization of results. For this edition of the course, we will also...

Keywords: RNA-Seq, Genomics, RNA

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

CPANG18 - Computational PANGenomics (2018)

Reference genomes have become central to bioinformatics approaches, and form the core of standard analyses using contemporary sequencing data. However, the use of linear reference genomes, which provide the sequence of one representative genome for a species, is increasingly becoming a limitation...

Keywords: Genomics

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

PDA18 - Proteomics Data Analysis (2018)

Mass spectrometry based proteomic experiments generate ever larger datasets and, as a consequence, complex data interpretation challenges. In this course, the concepts and methods required to tackle these challenges will be introduced, covering peptide and protein identification, quantification,...

Keywords: Proteomics, Biological databases, Mass spectrometry data

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

ADER18F - Analysis of Differential Expression with RNAseq (First course in 2018)

This introductory course covers practical aspects of the analysis of differential gene expression by RNAseq, from planning the gathering of sequence data to the generation of tables of differentially expressed gene lists and visualization of results. We we will also cover some of the initial...

Keywords: RNA-Seq, Genomics, RNA

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

ELB18F - Entry level Bioinformatics (First course in 2018)

This is an entry level course aimed that those with a reasonable biological background but no significant experience with bioinformatics. The course is broadly based around a series of exercises in which a combination of simple analytical tools and reference to publicly available databases is...

Keywords: Bioinformatics, Sequencing

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

PPB18 - Programming in Python for Biologists (2018)

Python is an object-oriented programming language that is ideal for biological data analysis. The course will start from zero knowledge, and will introduce the participants to all the basic concepts of Python such as calculating, organizing data, reading and writing files, program logic and...

Operations: Data handling, Data retrieval

Keywords: Bioinformatics, Biology, Biological databases

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

3DAROC18 - 3C-based data analysis and 3D reconstruction of chromatin folding (2018)

3C-based methods, such as Hi-C, produce a huge amount of raw data as pairs of DNA reads that are spatially close in the cell nucleus. Overall, these interaction matrices have been used to study how the genome folds within the nucleus, that is one of the most fascinating problems in modern...

Keywords: Hi-C

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

ABSTAT18 - Advanced Biostatistics for Bioinformatics Tool Users using R (2018)

This course is targeted for Biostatistical techniques often employed in analytical tools for high throughput data and multivariate data. Participants can expect to attend a thorough set of lectures that will reveal the conceptual frameworks that are needed to understand the methods. Extensive...

Keywords: Statistics and probability

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

PGDH18 - Population Genetics and Demographic History: model-based approaches (2018)

Genetic and genomic data are increasingly used by ecologists and evolutionary biologists in general. It has thus become important for many biologists with different levels of experience to produce and analyse genetic (and genomic) data. In this course we will take a practical approach to the...

Keywords: Population Genomics, Phylogenetics

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

PSLS20 - Practical Statistics for the Life Sciences (2020)

This intermediate level course is one of our Foundations courses. It covers essential statistical concepts and methods for extracting insights from empirical data in the life sciences. The course positions applied statistics, starting from important aspects of experimental design and data...

Keywords: Statistics, General Linear Models

Resource type: Documentation, Exercise, Handout, Scripts

Ready For BioData Management?

"Ready For BioData Management?" is BioData.pt/ELIXIR-Portugal's capacity building program in data management for the life sciences.
Under this program, we have organized an intro-level workshop on data management plans, the material for which is available.
We are also organizing an advanced...

Scientific topics: Data management

Keywords: Data managment plan

Resource type: course materials

Detecting differentially expressed genes with RNA-seq 11.9.2019

This workshop introduces the participants to RNA-seq data analysis methods, tools and file formats. It covers the whole workflow from quality control and alignment to quantification and differential gene expression analysis. While this course focuses on differential gene expression analysis...

Scientific topics: RNA-Seq

Single cell RNA-seq data analysis using Chipster

This course introduces single cell RNA-seq data analysis methods, tools and file formats. It covers the processing of transcript counts from quality control and filtering to dimensional reduction, clustering, and differential expression analysis. You will also learn how to do integrated analysis...

Keywords: scRNA-seq

Resource type: Slides, Training materials

Introduction to using cloud and containers for training - OpenStack and Docker oriented view

This material is based on CSC's Pouta cloud course which consists of lectures and hands-on exercises on creating and managing virtual resources in OpenStack (VM, volumes, networks, security Groups, VM snapshots, etc). It also covers topics like orchestration with Heat and accessing Pouta Object...

Keywords: Cloud computing, Containers

Resource type: Slides, course materials

Single cell RNA-seq data analysis with R

This hands-on course introduces the participants to single cell RNA-seq data analysis concepts and popular R packages. It covers the preprocessing steps from raw sequence reads to expression matrix as well as clustering, cell type identification, differential expression analysis and pseudotime...

Scientific topics: RNA-Seq

Keywords: RNA-Seq, Single Cell technologies, scRNA-seq

Resource type: course materials

Single cell RNA-seq data analysis with Chipster

This course introduces single cell RNA-seq data analysis methods, tools and file formats. It covers the preprocessing steps of DropSeq data from raw reads to a digital gene expression matrix (DGE), and how to find sub-populations of cells using clustering with the...

Scientific topics: RNA-Seq

Keywords: RNA-Seq, Single Cell technologies, scRNA-seq

Resource type: course materials, Video

Community analysis of amplicon sequencing data (16S rRNA)

This course introduces community analysis of amplicon sequencing data (16S rRNA). It covers preprocessing, taxonomic classification, and statistical analysis for marker gene studies. The user-friendly Chipster software is used in the exercises, so no Unix or R experience is required and the...

Resource type: course materials, Video

Virus detection using small RNA-seq

This course introduces the VirusDetect pipeline covering all the analysis steps and file formats. VirusDetect allows you to detect known viruses and identify news ones by sequencing small RNAs (siRNA) in host samples. siRNA sequences are assembled to contigs and compared to known virus sequences....

Scientific topics: RNA-Seq

Resource type: course materials, Video

RNA-seq data analysis

This course introduces RNA-seq data analysis methods, tools and file formats. It covers all the steps from quality control and alignment to quantification and differential expression analysis, and also experimental design is discussed. The user-friendly Chipster software is used in the exercises,...

Scientific topics: RNA-Seq

Resource type: course materials, Video