Welcome and exciting NIH Library updates
Featuring "The Gene: An Intimate History" by Siddhartha Mukherjee
Available April 3
Ethical Writing: Issues in Scientific Publication
The NIH Big Read will feature a series of book discussions and an author presentation about “The Gene: An Intimate History” (2016) by Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, the Pulitzer Prize-winning, best-selling author of “The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer” (2010). The NIH Big Read will conclude with an event featuring the author, Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, on April 17, in Masur Auditorium (Building 10), 2:00–3:00 p.m.
This class will provide hands-on training with RNA-Seq analysis in Partek Flow. The morning portion of the class will introduce the software using a sample RNA-Seq dataset, and will cover: data import, QA/QC, alignment, quantification and normalization, differential expression analysis, visualizations, and biological interpretation. The afternoon session will continue with these topics and conclude with an overview of fusion gene detection and a Q&A session.