Applicants will understand the principle of microarrays technology and perform them using either Affymetrix or Agilent microarrays platforms and analyze the data in order to identify meaningful information/ biomarkers for a particular pathophysiological context.

  • Microarray technology and applications
  • The latest generation of cytogenetic microarrays
  • Measurement of quantity & quality of RNA, part I
  • Overview of the gene expression assay workflow on the Thermo Fisher Scientific Gene Chip System, part II (cRNA purification)
  • Overview of the gene expression assay workflow on the Gene Chip System, part III (cDNA purification)
  • Overview of the gene expression assay workflow on the Gene Chip System, part IV (hybridization, wash & scan)
  • Chromosomal microarray approach to abnormal reads
  • Measurement of quantity & quality of DNA , part I
  • Overview of the array CGH workflow using Agilent platform, part II (fragmentation & labeling)
  • Overview of the array CGH workflow using Agilent platform, part III (purification & hybridization)
  • Overview of the array CGH workflow using Agilent platform, part IV (wash, scan & data analysis)
  • Bioinformatics analysis

Price: 1500 SR
CME: 13 Hours

Speakers: Dr. Hans Schulten, Dr. Heba Alkhatabi, Dr. Sajjad Karim

Previous Workshop:

2015:

  • 03/12/2015
2013:

  • 26/11/2013