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Change of date! 26-29 Oct 2021, Palmerston North, NZ (beginner)

Unfortunately the workshop planned face to face on 28-30 June 2021 will not go ahead because of a Melbourne lockdown that threatens the NZ bubble. Anticipated new dates are 26-29 October. For those who responded to our survey, we have … Continue reading

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12-13 March, Advanced workshop, L’Oréal headquarters

We ran an advanced workshop to l’Oréal statistics team about mixOmics as well new modules external to the package (which call mixOMics).

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Webinar: mixOmics in 50 minutes

The webinar was hosted by Australian BioCommons / EMBL-ABR / ARDC  This talk gives an overview of the methods implemented in mixOmics. Topics covered: omics data statistical integration, introduction to matrix factorisation techniques, applications of DIABLO and MINT frameworks for … Continue reading

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Workshops for 2020

The following workshops will be advertised soon. Some are open to any scientists from any institution. This page will be updated as time evolves (we usually advertise our workshops ~ 4 months in advance). 3 – 5 February 2020, beginner … Continue reading

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Feb 3-5 2020, Perth, AUS (beginner, omics and microbiome)

Some feedback from the participants: ‘I liked that simple concepts were explained, to facilitate understanding of the complex ones. It is always nice to recap on the basics’ ‘[It] Provided me with novel insights for my research and how to … Continue reading

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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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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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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 2020 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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