Our next bioinformatics workshop will be on 10th June 2-5pm. We are delighted to announce that Professor Chris Ponting will give the plenary lecture. Chris will be talking about Complex trait genomics and single cell transcriptomic analysis. The workshop will be an opportunity to hear about bioinformatics research in St Andrews and meet colleagues from different Schools.



14:00  – 14:15: Valeria MontanoThe PreNeolithic evolutionary history of human genetic resistance to Plasmodium falciparum

14:15 – 14:30: Chloe Hequet: Estimation of Polygenic Risk with Machine Learning

14:30 – 14:45: Roopam Gupta: Label-free optical hemogram of granulocytes enhanced by artificial neural networks

15:00 – 15:15: Damilola Oresegun: Nanopore: Research; then, now and the future

15:15 – 15:30: Xiao Zhang: Functional and population genomics of extremely rapid evolution in Hawaiian crickets

15:30 – 16:00: Networking with refreshments

16:00 – 17:00: Chris Ponting: The power of One: Single variants, single factors, single cells


If you would like to attend the event, please register below by 3rd of June.

Registration is free, but we need to know how many biscuits to order.