Target of the course

The course is primarily intended for PhD students and researchers in the areas of Statistics, Biology and related fields. A small background on data analysis is required.

The scope of the course

The scope is to let the participants of the course go back to their laboratories, universities and institutions with some data and software in their hands and the necessary knowledge on how to start making their own analyses.

The technical background and software

The computational aspects are a relevant part of the course. During the labs the software used will be R and tools from the Bioconductor project.
A small knowledge of statistical software is welcome even if not necessary. Participants will be driven by hands around the bioinformatics tools.

For more information on the software used follow the links below.