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Bioinformatics Workshop on R/BioConductor for Microarray Analysis

Microarray analysis is a very common activity in any modern life science research laboratory. However, the ability to analyse the data professionally is critical. Many bioinformatics/statistical software packages are commonly used. One popular package is the R/BioConductor suite. The Association of Medical and BioInformatics Singapore (AMBIS) in collaboration with the Bioinformatics Centre, and Dept of Biochemistry, NUS, with the Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Network (APBioNet) is pleased to announce a "Bioinformatics Workshop on R/BioConductor for Microarray Analysis" scheduled for 13 June 2008 to be held at LS Lab8, Level 4, Block MD7 at the Dept of Biochemistry, National University of Singapore.

You are cordially invited to participate in this hands-on workshop on R/BioConductor.
DATE: Fri 13 June 2008
TIME: 9am - 5.30pm
VENUE: Level 4 LS Lab 8, Block MD7, Department of Biochemistry,
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore


  • FREE TO ALL AMBIS MEMBERS (Association of Medical and Bio Informatics Singapore)
    If you wish to join, please see AMBIS Membership page
    $30 for students (to cover refreshments)
    $60 for non-students
    (includes 1 year membership to AMBIS
    and 1 year membership to APBioNet
    plus AMBIS certificate of participation signed AMBIS President)

    Please bring your laptop with you with power cable. Minimum requirements 1 Gbyte RAM PC with DVD reader. LiveCD will be issued. Alternatively, you can install on your Windows operating system VMPlayer and download a vmk file which will we customise for you.

    Training material:
    They will be placed online in advance. If you need hardcopy, please inform us.

    Please sign up on the online registration page at
    Please pay at the registration desk on the date of registration. Please make all cheques payable to "Association of Medical and Bio Informatics Singapore" or pay cash and obtain a receipt.

  • Last Updated: 17 May 2008
    First Created: 6 May 2008 Tan Tin Wee