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Multi-omics data integration: method and showcase applications

Lê Cao team and collaborators from University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada) have published their first method to integrate multiple omics data from the same set of biospecimens or individuals (e.g. transcriptomics, proteomics). Their method adopts a systems biology holistic approach by statistically … Continue reading

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Nordic Precision Medicine Forum, 18-19 march 2019

The mixOmics team will present at the Nordic Precision Medicine Forum in Stockholm, 18-19 march 2019. Sébastien Déjean will give a talk about Data integration: Examining Statistical Methods for the Exploration and Integration of Heterogeneous Biological Data Sets. Nordic Precision … Continue reading

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[closed] April 15 – 17 2019, Melbourne AUS (beginner, microbiome)

Feedback from the workshop: This time we included several new case studies specifically focused on microbiome applications. We presented new material, including the problem of compositional data, how to detect and assess existing methods for batch effects (Ms Yiwen (Eva) … Continue reading

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[open] June 4-6 2019, Toulouse, FR (beginner, 3 days)

We will be running a three-day workshop in June 2019 in Toulouse at the introductory level. Continue reading

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We are moving …. to bioC!

Dear all, After 9 years hosted at the R CRAN we are migrating to bioconductor! It’s been a great first journey and we are grateful to the R CRAN for hosting our package. We are now ready for the next … Continue reading

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Nov 6 2018, Vancouver (microbiome)

Note: this workshop is primarily restricted to Microbiome Research Network students at UBC until Oct 22 when the registration will be open outside MRN if space is available. About the Workshop  The objective of this workshop is to introduce fundamental concepts of … Continue reading

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Software requirements for 2019 mixOmics workshops

We list below some installation requirements to ensure the mixOmics workshop will run smoothly for everyone. Please update / install prior to the workshop to avoid a WIFI backload. Software installation and updates.  0 – Mac OS users only: install X Quartz first … Continue reading

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July 8 2018, Barcelona, SP (Introductory)

The registrations are now closed as we have reached above and beyond capacity! (53 registrations! Many thanks for your interest!) We will be running a one-day workshop as part of the XXIX International Biometric Conference (IBC 2018). Instructors: Dr Kim-Anh Lê … Continue reading

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News 2018, workshops 2018 and DIABLO

Dear all, The first few months of the year have been busy for us. Thanks to your support, we have been ranked second to the Bioinformatics Peer Prize (57 votes, so close after the winner with 59 votes!). Our entry … Continue reading

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April 12-13 2018, Sydney, AUS

[The workshop is restricted to WestMead staff only] The objective of this 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 … Continue reading

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