NextGen Sequencing Workshops (Winter 2017)


Center for Genome Innovation workshops are laboratory-based and offer on-instrument training, taking participants through a NextGen sequencing experiment in real-time using a sample of your own.

The following workshops are scheduled to take place during the January Intersession 2017:

• RNA-Seq Library Preparation and Sequencing on the Illumina NextSeq 500
Dates: January 4th, 5th and 6th, from 9:00am – 5:00pm each day
Location: Beach Hall, Room 201
Workshop Fee for UCONN members: $850.00

Topics Covered: Illumina TruSeq Stranded mRNA library preparation, qPCR quantitation, Illumina NextSeq 500 sequencing and high level bioinformatics/run performance analysis.

Space is limited to 8 participants per training and seats will be granted on a first come first served basis. Those who would like to enroll, or for more information about these trainings contact Bo Reese (