Nanopore Day, Madrid 2023

November 29 2023, 8:45 AM - 4:00 PM CEST
Madrid, Spain

Event overview

Hear about the latest technical updates from Oxford Nanopore as well as talks from local scientists about their latest work using nanopore technology.

There will also be opportunities to ask questions throughout the day, including in the Q&A sessions following each presentation.

Please note that this is an in-person event.

There is no delegate fee for this event, but registration is required. Lunch will be provided. Your place at this event will be confirmed via email from



08:45 – 16:00 hrs CET

Agenda (subject to change)

08:45 – 09:30 hrs

Registration and coffee

09:30 – 09:35 hrs


Angelica Vittori, Oxford Nanopore Technologies

09:35 – 09:55 hrs

Introduction to Oxford Nanopore and updates

Barbara Ottolini and Camila Parrot, Oxford Nanopore Technologies

09:55 – 10:15 hrs

Ten Years of Sequencing with Nanopores

Ivo Gut, CNAG

10:15 – 10:35 hrs

Diving into the cow genome: adding methylation and structural variants to capture whole genetic variation

Óscar González-Recio, INIA-CSIC

10:35 – 11:10 hrs

Coffee break

11:10 –11:30 hrs

Ultrafast Klebsiella pneumoniae sequencing from positive blood cultures

Mikel Urrutikoetxea-Gutiérrez, Clinical Microbiology Laboratory of the Basurto University Hospital

11:30 – 11:50 hrs

Drug-resistance biomarkers in Leishmania infantum by nanopore sequencing and structural variants analysis

Olga Francino, Nano1Health

11:50 – 12:10 hrs

Usefulness of long-read nanopore sequencing in rare diseases

Belén de la Morena, Morales Meseguer University Hospital, Regional Hemodonation Center, University of Murcia, IMIB-Pascual Parrilla, CIBERER, Murcia

12:10 – 12:30 hrs

Oxford Nanopore bioinformatics update

Rocío Esteban, Oxford Nanopore Technologies

12:30 – 14:00 hrs


14:00 – 14:20 hrs

An (epi-)genomics analysis of drug resistance in Multiple Myeloma

Tomás Di Domenico & Larissa Haertle, CNIO

14:20 – 14:40 hrs

Complete characterization of inversions and other complex variants in human genomes using Oxford Nanopore ultra long reads and adaptive sampling

Mario Cáceres, ICREA / Hospital del Mar Research Institute

14:40 – 15:00 hrs

De novo basecalling of m6A modifications at single molecule and single nucleotide resolution

Sonia Cruciani, CRG

15:00 – 15:10 hrs

Closing remarks

Magali Kemoun, Oxford Nanopore Technologies

15:10 – 16:00 hrs