WORKSHOPS

W1: Quality Control in Molecular Diagnostics
(1 day, theoretical)

DATE: May 27, 2020, 9 am – 4:30 pm

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W2: Sample Preparation and Quality Control of Nucleic Acids
(2 days, with practical part)

DATE: May 26-27, 2020, 9 am – 4:30 pm

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W3: MicroRNA Analysis
(2 days, with practical part)

Learn how to extract and analyze microRNA with appropriate technique!

DATE: May 26-27, 2020, 9 am – 4:30 pm
TARGET AUDIENCE: Researchers interested in analyzing microRNA.
ENTRANCE QUALIFICATIONS: Basic knowledge about microRNA and molecular analyses.

DESCRIPTION: This course introduces microRNA including its variant forms. Methods to extract and purify microRNA and prepare it for analysis including quality control. Methods for microRNA analysis are presented and compared, to learn how to choose the best method for each study. Analysis of microRNA data is also discussed including challenging normalization.

In the course you will learn:

  • MicroRNA background
  • MiRNA sampling, extraction and quality control
  • Analysis of liquid biopsies
  • MicroRNA analysis with microarray, NGS, RT-qPCR methods
  • Introduction into data analysis