The Black Forest Computational Biology PhD retreat
November 17th/18th 2008
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The retreat will take place in the "Leistungszentrum Herzogenhorn", a secluded place at high altitude in Black Forest.
If you are a FRISYS member, the retreat is free of charge. For all others, the costs are € 90.-.
Participants are expected to present their projects to each other during poster sessions.
We will care for transportation - details will be sent prior to the retreat.
If you have questions, please don't hesitate to ask Stefan Rensing
In order to register, please fill-in this form and send it by e-mail (deadline: Sep 24th).
The lectures will cover topics such as:
How does BLAST work and what does it actually tell me?
What are homologs, orthologs, paralogs and how to figure which is what?
Mechanisms of gene and genome evolution, incl. gene transfer events
The retreat is funded by FRISYS