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Oxford Genomics Centre Spring Forum 2013

Oxford Genomics Centre, Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford

Thursday, 21 March 2013 from 10:00 to 16:00 (GMT)

Oxford, United Kingdom

Oxford Genomics Centre Spring Forum 2013

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OXFORD GENOMICS CENTRE SPRING FORUM 2013

The Genomics of Infectious Disease

 

Thursday 21st March, 2013

Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics

 

A series of presentations and discussions hosted by the Oxford Genomics Centre around the theme of using genomic technologies to understand the epidemiology and evolution of human pathogens.

 

10:00-10:30            Registration

 

10:30-10:40            Welcome and overview with Professor Gil McVean

 

10:40-11:10            Rory Bowden (Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics)

                               Using high throughput sequencing to track hospital infections

                              

11:10-11:20            illumina Inc. (title to be confirmed)

 

11:20-11:50            Zamin Iqbal (Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics)

                               Reference-free approaches to the analysis of pathogen genomes

 

11:50-12:00            Amanda Brown (Oxford Gene Technology)

                               PATHSEEK: Next Generation Sequencing for Clinical Microbiology  and Infectious Disease Management

 

12:00-12:30            Chris Spencer (Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics)

                               Host genetic factors influencing infectious disease

  

12:30-1:40              Lunch

 

1:40-2:10                Clive Brown (Oxford Nanopore Technologies)

                               Single molecule DNA sequencing using nanopores

 

2:10-2:20                Beckman Coulter (title to be confirmed)

 

2:20-3:20                Julian Parkhill (Sanger Institute)

                               Genome dynamics and the evolution of bacterial pathogens

 

3:20-4:00                Informal networking session with refreshments

 

           
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Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics
Roosevelt Drive
Oxford
OX3

United Kingdom

Thursday, 21 March 2013 from 10:00 to 16:00 (GMT)


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