March 5, 2015

Genome Adventures: Where Science Meets Fun!

According to Botswana-Baylor COE Senior Project Coordinator Ed Pettitt, “A ‘genome’ is a human’s entire genetic code - a library of instructions - which determines different aspects of our development and heredity.” Pettitt explains that genomics is a new field of research in Botswana, giving scientists an opportunity to find solutions to human health problems through studying human heredity and genetic traits.
February 10, 2015
advanced course genomes

Wellcome Trust Advanced Course Genomic Epidemiology in Africa course in Durban, South Africa. Application deadline March 13

Particular emphasis will be placed on the use of publically available software and resources (such as PLINK, HapMap, and 1000 genomes) and the benefits of collaborative research. Material will be covered by lectures, computational practicals and break-out discussion sessions.
November 26, 2014

3rd World Congress on Targeting Infectious Diseases: Targeting Ebola 2015

The Scientific Committee of Targeting Ebola 2015 invites all academics, researchers and industrials to present their latest innovations and researches in Targeting Infectious Diseases & Ebola Virus.