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[EOI open] Self paced online course Oct 11 – Nov 7 2021

After more than 230 days in lockdown in Melbourne, we are finally announcing our new self pace course ‘mixOmics R Essentials for Biological Data Integration‘! Teaching Period Dates (AEST): Start – Monday, 11th October 2021 End – Sunday, 7th November 2021 (non … Continue reading

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[cancelled] 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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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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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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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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