Japan March 14-17, 2006 The 5th JKC Bioinformatics Training Course, Mishima, Japan

Original website: http://www.ddbj.nig.ac.jp/japan-korea/05.html

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We are pleased to announce that "The 5th Japan-Korea-China Bioinformatics Training Course" will be held at the Center for Information Biology and DNA Data Bank of Japan (CIB-DDBJ) at the National Institute of Genetics (NIG) in March 14-17, 2006.

If you wish to participate in this training course as a trainee, please apply now (see below for application)! The number of Japanese trainees is limited to 10. The trainee is expected to be either a graduate student or a postdoc in bioinformatics or its related field in addition to being fluent in English. The deadline of the application is February 20.

The successful applicant is covered with travel expenses including train tickets, lodging and meals. He/She is also provided with a PC linked with Internet during the course.








March 14 (Tue), 2006: Registration and Reception
14:00-17:00 Registration W202 CIB-DDBJ Bldg., NIG
18:00-20:00 Opening Ceremony, Reception Mishima Plaza Hotel
March 15 (Wed), 2007: Lectures and Practices
08:00-10:30 Protein-Protein Interactions Zhi-wei Cao
10:30-13:00 Protein Structure Prediction Julian Lee
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-16:30 PDB-Ligand for Drug Design Jae-Min Shin
16:30-17:00 Break
17:00-19:30 Fundamentals of Molecular Evolution Naruya Saitou
March 16 (Thu), 2006: Lectures and Practices
08:00-10:30 MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry Data Analysis: tools and applications Lu Xie
10:30-13:00 Microbial Data Analysis Yang Zhong
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-16:30 Fundamentals of Population Genetics Yoshio Tateno
16:30-17:00 Break
17:00-19:30 Fundamentals of Genome Analysis Takashi Gojobori
March 17 (Fri), 2007: Lectures and Practices
08:00-10:30 DNA Microarray Gene Expression Analysis Sangsoo Kim
10:30-12:00 Bioinformatics in South Asia Darran Nathan, Wasna Viratyosin, Susan Soka
12:00-14:00 Lunch and Closing Ceremony
14:00- Farewell

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