EMBnet course: Advanced programming for Biologists, Basel, 27-31 August, 2007

Lorenza Bordoli Lorenza.Bordoli at unibas.ch
Tue Jul 24 14:22:21 CEST 2007

Dear colleagues,

The Swiss EMBnet node organizes a one-week 
advanced course in programming for Biologists at 
the Biozentrum Basel from August 27 to 31, 2007.

The course is aimed at biomedical graduate 
students and research scientists with experience 
in Unix and script programming who would like to 
expand their programming knowledge for practical 
biological applications.

Please find here an overview of the Program:
* Introduction to Database programming (SQL);
* Database programming: setting up a relational 
database example; e.g. UniProt E.Coli proteome;
* Accessing local databases and bioinformatics programs via a php interface;
* Web services: accessing remote bioinformatics 
services trough the web: EBI web services and DAS 
distributed sequence annotation system;
* Taverna tutorial: for the construction and 
enactment of  bioinformatics workflows;

More information and registration form are available at:

The course is supported by the SKMB 
(Schweizerische Kommission für Molekular 

Please forward the attached invitation to students who might be interested.

Kind Regards,
For the Swiss EMBnet node,

Lorenza Bordoli

Lorenza Bordoli, Ph.D.
Biozentrum der Universität Basel
Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics (SIB) & Swiss EMBnet node
Klingelbergstr 50-70, CH - 4056 Basel, Switzerland
Phone: +41-61 267 15 80, Fax: +41-61 267 15 84

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