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Edinburgh Genomics, NBAF, and NEOF

In late 2020, NERC commissioned a new environmental omics facility . The new two node NERC Environmental Omics Facility (NEOF) is based at the Universities of Liverpool and Sheffield and replaces the current three node NERC Biomolecular Analysis Facility (NBAF) based at the Universities of Edinburgh, Liverpool and Sheffield. The general expectation is that most requests for genomic services for...

UKRI Innovation Scholars: Data Science Training in Health and Bioscience

Edinburgh Genomics is pleased to have joined a University-wide team that won UKRI funds to deliver a UKRI Innovation Scholars: Data Science Training in Health and Bioscience programme. Our training team will work with trainers from across the University to deliver training in statistics; open science, FAIR principles & data management; and Data science computing with workflows.

Edinburgh Genomics' Virtual PacBio Day 16th March 2021

Edinburgh Genomics (EdGe) and PacBio invite you to a Virtual PacBio Day on Tuesday 16th of March from 2pm . We’ll have some great talks from EdGe, PacBio, and from our collaborators Richard Kuo (Bioinformatician, Roslin Institute) and Mark Blaxter (Head, Tree of Life Programme, Wellcome Sanger Institute). About the Event This event provides you with the opportunity to hear from your peers about...

PacBio Sequel IIe installed at Edinburgh Genomics

Edinburgh Genomics (EdGe) now has its PacBio Sequel IIe installed and ready to deliver hugh quantities of long, highly accurate HiFi reads . Contact the team to see how this exciting new technology can help with your science! Funded by the BBSRC, this sequencer complements EdGe's other high throughput sequencers.

Edinburgh Genomics and Illumina Virtual Event

Edinburgh Genomics (EdGe) and Illumina invite you to a joint virtual event to on Tuesday 3rd of November from 10 am.

The morning sessions will update you on what is new with Edinburgh Genomics and Illumina addition to a refresher session on the capabilities of the MiSeq and NovaSeq sequencers (see agenda below).

We will also have two short scientific presentations from Morad Ansari, PhD, Clinical Scientist (Western General Hospital) and Nina-Lydia Kazakou, PhD Student (Centre for Regenerative Medicine).

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