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    BGI Webinars On Demand

    Below is a list of our past webinars. Simply register and watch on demand.

    Utilizing a Multiomics Approach for New Insight into Ancestry Effects on Genetic Immune Responses

    In this webinar, you will learn:


    –  How a multi-omics approach can be used for immunogenomic research

    – How low pass whole genome sequencing can be applied for cost-effective and accurate population-level ancestry research

    –  Overcoming lpWGS analysis challenges with Gencove and BGI’s powerful integrated solution


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    More Insight for The Practical Guide to RNA Data Visualisation and Analysis: Everything You Need to Know to Get to Publication Ready Results!

    In this webinar, our in-house Field Application Scientist Bailing will give a highly practical overview of everything you need to know for effective RNA data analysis, including:

    - standard workflows
    - useful software tools and databases
    - how to create common analysis visualisations using BGI’s own Dr. Tom Data Analysis Platform


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    Using Quantitative Proteomics for Biomarker Discovery Research: Choosing the right approach and best practice for study design

    In this webinar, you will learn:

    – Why mass spectrometry based proteomics offers advantages over other techniques.

    – The main differences between different quantitative proteomics techniques including stable isotopic labelling and label-free quantification.

    – Best practice and practical guidance for how to design and set up a quantitative proteomics experiment or research project.

    – Real world case studies for how quantitative proteomics is used for biomarker discovery research.

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    Introducing a Simple and Intuitive Multi-Omics Data Visualization System for Efficient Analysis and Discovery: 'Dr. Tom'

    Dr Tang will give a comprehensive introduction and live demo of the Dr. Tom system, showcasing some of its key functionality and advantages.

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    Unravelling COVID-19 Complexity: Sequencing Strategies and Solutions for SARS-CoV-2 Research

    What Will You Learn from This Webinar?

    – what we know of the genetic diversity of the virus from evolutionary analysis
    – current SARS-CoV-2 databases and resources
    – common challenges in infectious disease genomics research
    – practical guidance regarding coverage and sampling protocols for relevant sequencing solutions, including:
    • whole genome sequencing
    • single cell sequencing
    • metagenomics sequencing
    – how sequencing can be applied for vaccine development, drug R&D and clinical research.

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    The Complete Guide to RNA Sequencing: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know for Successful RNA Sequencing Based Research

    In this webinar, you will learn:

     

    – what types of RNA sequencing are there and which is right for what research.
    – common questions and quality challenges with RNA sample preparation.
    – what RNA library types are there.
    – RNA data analysis: common needs and BGI’s bespoke solution.


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    Utilising a Multi-Omics Approach for Greater Insight: Integrating Proteomics and Metabolomics

    In this webinar, you will learn:

    – an overview of the main omics fields, including genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics and metabolomics
    – an introduction to the concept of multi-omics and the main research areas that benefit from a multi-omics approach
    – case studies based on two key BGI papers within the fields of proteomics and metabolomics covering plant novel gene annotation and human obesity research respectively
    – bioinformatics challenges and best practice for multi-omics research

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    The Complete Guide to Human Whole Genome Sequencing Everything You Need to Know for Research Success

    In this webinar, you will learn:

    – common quality challenges with DNA sample preparation for WGS
    – what level of coverage is needed for what WGS research goal
    – common questions regarding WGS bioinformatic analysis and the options available
    – the advantages of different WGS strategies including:
    low coverage WGS for GWAS projects
    long fragment read WGS for greater insight

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    A Practical Guide to RNA Data Analysis and Visualisation Approaches for Publication Ready Results

    In this webinar, you will learn:

    – the principles of RNA data analysis, frequently used approaches and tools
    – an overview of useful RNA databases and resources for data analysis
    – how to create common data analysis figures and visualisations for standard analysis using the Dr. Tom System
    (specific analysis approaches to RNA based oncology research illustrated using two case studies)
    – the advantages of BGI’s Dr. Tom System for medical research

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    The Complete Guide to Whole Genome Re-Sequencing: Everything You Need To Know For Research Success

    In this webinar, you will learn:

    – An introduction to small RNA, including the different types of small RNAs and the key applications of small RNA research
    – A detailed introduction to ‘Unique Molecular Identifier’ (UMI) small RNA technology, and how this is enabling new levels of RNA data quality
    – Common challenges with small RNA projects, and practical tips for solving them
    – Three model case studies demonstrating common small RNA research approaches

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    Metabolomics for Biomarker Discovery Research: From Discovery Profiling to Candidate Validation

    What will you learn in this webinar?

    – An introduction to un-targeted and targeted metabolomics and the applications of each
    – The advantages and disadvantages of the different metabolomics platforms
    – A comprehensive overview of metabolite annotation and the available databases
    – Experiment design, sample considerations and strategies for minimising batch effect
    – Real world case studies

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    Low-Pass Whole Genome Sequencing: a new standard for genome wide association studies at the cost of genotyping

    This webinar is co-hosted with Dr. Joseph Pickrell, the Co-founder and CEO of Gencove.

     

    What will you learn in this webinar?

    – An overview of low pass whole genome sequencing and recommended coverage levels for different applications
    – Considerations and common challenges in lp-WGS research studies
    – A case study comparing the relative accuracy for polygenic risk prediction between lp-WGS and array genotyping on 120 DNA samples derived from African and European-ancestry individuals that are part of the 1000 Genomes Project

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    The Complete Guide to Single Cell Sequencing: technology advantages, bioinformatics strategies and research applications

    What will you learn in this webinar?

    – An overview of single cell sequencing
    – A comparison between technologies and their advantages
    – Library construction approaches
    – Bioinformatics approaches with examples
    – Applications and case studies

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    New Advances of Mass Spectrometry in Proteomics and Multiomics for Biopharma Applications

    This webinar is co-hosted with Dr. Alexis Santana from Champions Oncology.

     

    What will you learn in this webinar?

    – Technology, portfolio and differentiation of BGI San Jose Mass Spectrometry Center
    – An overview and strategy for the partnership between BGI Americas and Champions Oncology
    – Introduction to Champions’ Lumin Bioinformatics Platform and how it streamlines integrated data analysis workflow

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    The Expert’s Guide to Single Cell Sequencing and Spatial Genomics

    What will you learn in this webinar?

    – Key principles and advances of single cell sequencing technologies, and the commercially available platforms available, including benchmarking data

    – An introduction to spatial transcriptomics

    – Case studies focusing on how to integrate spatial genomics with single cell sequencing

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    The Expert’s Guide To DNA and RNA Library Construction: How To Make, Choose And Assess The Quality Of Libraries

    What will you learn in this webinar?

    – How conventional libraries are made
    – How to choose a library, sequencing platform and sequencing strategy
    – How to assess library quality with examples

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    More Insight for Less Cost - Learn How BGI is Applying 10X Genomics + DNBSEQ™ Technology for Cost-Efficient Single Cell Solutions

    In this webinar, you will learn:

    • Single cell sequencing basic theory and available technologies

    • More about 10X Genomics technology and DNBSEQ™ Sequencing Technology

    • About a real world case study and single cell sequencing data example

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    Introducing an Advanced and Intuitive Multi-Omics Data Visualisation System for Quick and Efficient Analysis and Discovery: ‘Dr. Tom’

    What will you learn from this webinar?

     

    Dr Tang will give a comprehensive introduction and live demo of the Dr. Tom system, showcasing some of its key functionality and advantages. You will have the chance to ask any questions you have.

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    Don’t hesitate to contact us to request a quote or to talk more about your requirements and how we can support your needs.