Fall 2017 Seminar Schedule

12 PM, 162C Food Safety and Toxicology Building

All titles are preliminary.

 

September 5th

A Reintroduction to the Genomics Core - Who We Are and How We Can Help Your Research

Kevin Childs, PhD, Director of the Genomics Core

 

September 19th

Illumina RNA-seq libraries

Wanessa Wight, Sequencing Specialist from Illumina

Jeanne Geskes, Field Application Scientist from Illumina

 

October 3rd

10X Sequencing at Van Andel Research Institute

Marie Adams, MS, Director of the Genomics Core at Van Andel Research Institute

 

October 17th

Genome Assembly Strategies

Bob VanBuren, PhD, Assistant Professor in the Department of Horticulture

 

October 31st

Digital Gene Expression Analysis Using the nCounter System

Peter Dornbos, Graduate Student in the Department of Biochemistry

 

November 14th

Long Read and cDNA Sequencing with Nanopore Technology

Kevin Childs, PhD, Director of the Genomics Core

 

December 5th

Large Scale qPCR with the SmartChip Robot/qPCR System

Maila Crist, Field Application Specialist from Takara Bio