Tue 16th October - Sat 20th October 2018
The American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG), founded in 1948, is the primary professional membership organization for human genetics specialists worldwide. The Society’s nearly 8,000 members include researchers, academicians, clinicians, laboratory practice professionals, genetic counselors, nurses and others who have a special interest in the field of human genetics. Our members work in a wide range of settings, including universities, hospitals, institutes, and medical and research laboratories.
Oxford Nanopore events at ASHG 2018
Date: Thursday 18th October 2018
Location: San Diego, CA, USA
Oxford Nanopore Seminar:
Time: 18:00 pm - 20:00 pm
Hand on demos on how to load a nanopore flow cell from 18:00 pm, talks will start 18:30 pm.
You will have the opportunity to hear from scientists using nanopore sequencing plus there will be an update from Clive G. Brown, CTO, Oxford Nanopore Technologies ltd. The following speakers have been confirmed:
- Whole Genome Sequencing Analysis of Rare Variants in 475 Individuals with Neurodevelopmental Disorders. Alba Sanchis-Juan, University of Chicago
- Detecting structural variants from Oxford Nanopore sequencing using signal-level data. Doruk Beyter, DeCode
- High-throughput repeat expansion sequencing on PromethION: An ABCA7 VNTR case study. Arne De Roeck, VIB - University of Antwerp
- Human structural variation identified by Oxford Nanopore PromethION. Wouter De Coster, VIB - University of Antwerp
Nanopore accuracy; overtaking the competition... Clive G. Brown, CTO, Oxford Nanopore Technologies Ltd.
Oxford Nanopore Evening Drinks Reception:
Time: 20:00 pm - 23:00 pm
Join us for an evening of drinks, food and networking. Talk with scientists working on and new to nanopore sequencing in the field of human genomics.
Oxford Nanopore staff will be available throughout both events
THESE EVENTS ARE NOW FULL.
San Diego, CA, USA
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