Brno Training Event

Brno Training Event

Ceitec Masaryk University, Kamenice 753/5, 625 00 Brno, Czech Republic

New Technologies in Genome Analysis and Green Issues

On May 2nd and 3rd, 2024, Masaryk University hosted a comprehensive project training event for doctoral candidates involved in the Fantom Project. This intensive two-day program provided a unique platform for participants to explore the exciting intersection of genomics and environmental sustainability.

Led by a distinguished faculty comprised of Vojtěch Bystrý, Boris Tichý, Lukas Kenner, Isabella Ellinger, and Daniela Haluza, the training delved into critical areas of genome analysis and green laboratory practices. Sessions offered in-depth discussions on Next-generation sequencing (NGS) technologies, covering library preparation, data analysis, and quality control methodologies. Additionally, the program addressed the ethical considerations surrounding the climate crisis, equipping participants with practical strategies for establishing environmentally sustainable research environments.

The training fostered a dynamic and collaborative atmosphere, encouraging doctoral candidates to not only deepen their understanding of these crucial topics but also build valuable connections within the Fantom Project community. This enriching experience undoubtedly equipped participants with the necessary knowledge and insights to advance their research endeavors and contribute meaningfully to the project’s overall success.pen_sparktunesharemore_vert

Training event program here.

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