Nov 9-10 2017, Toulouse, FR

We will be running a classic 2-day mixOmics workshop in November, taught by Dr Kim-Anh Lê Cao and Sébastien Déjean and other mixOmics team contributors. The event and Dr Kim-Anh Lê Cao’s visit is sponsored by the visiting scientist program INP Toulouse.

The objective of the workshop is to introduce the fundamental concepts of multivariate dimension reduction methodologies. Those methods are particularly useful for data exploration and integration of large data sets, and especially in the context of systems biology, or in research areas where statistical data integration is required. Each methodology (one ‘omics, 2 and multiple ‘omics integration) that will be presented during the course will be applied on biological “omics” studies including transcriptomics, metabolomic, proteomics and microbiome data sets using the R package mixOmics

Date: 9-10 November 2017

Venue: salle E111, Batiment E, UMR-GenPhySE, INRA Toulouse Castanet Tolosan (map access coming soon)

Prerequisites: We expect the participants to a good working knowledge in R (e.g. handling data frames and perform basic calculations). Participants are requested to bring their own laptops, having installed the software RStudio and the R package mixOmics (instructions provided prior to the training).

Practical information: The workshop is free of charge for all participants as it is fully sponsored by INP. Priority will be given to INP students, external postgraduate students and early career researcher. The workshop includes tuition, course material. The workshop excludes tea/coffee and lunch during the breaks.

More details: see this flyer.

Register: Fill in the survey at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XTDHYRY Registration close on 27th October. Outcomes will be announced to the participants every Monday until we reach full capacity.

Want to know more? contact us at mixomics [at] math.univ-toulouse.fr

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