This international workshop, taking place in Espoo, Finland, 3-6 March 2017, covers metagenomics analysis from quality control, filtering and assembly to taxonomic classification, functional assignment and comparative metagenomics. In addition to covering the analysis of whole genome shotgun sequencing data, the workshop has also an optional day on community analysis of amplicon sequencing data. Finally, international databases and standards for storing the data are introduced.
The workshop is organized in collaboration with the ELIXIR EXCELERATE project and PRACE, and it is part of the PRACE Advanced Training Centre activity.
See also: Training Platform