Next-Generation Sequencing Symposium and RNA Sequencing Workshop at University of Puerto Rico - San Juan

Date: May 9 -10 , 2017

Please join Illumina in celebration of the first NextSeq® Sequencer purchase in Puerto Rico! In honor of the NextSeq 500 presence at University of Puerto Rico, we are sponsoring a two day Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) Symposium and RNA Sequencing (RNA-Seq) Workshop.

Speakers Include:

  • Alfredo Ghezzi, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras
  • Filipa Godoy-Vitorino, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Natural Sciences, Inter American University of Puerto Rico Metropolitan Campus
  • Riccardo Papa, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Director of High Throughput Sequencing Facility, University of Puerto Rico - Río Piedras
  • Matthew Angel, Sequencing Specialist, Illumina, Inc.
  • Jesse Strauss, Clinical Specialist, Illumina, Inc.

Day 1 - Symposium featuring talks from Illumina and Guest Speakers
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM (lunch provided with RSVP*)

Day 2 - RNA Sequencing Workshop
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Individual laptops required for participation. Please click here to create a BaseSpace® Sequence Hub account in advance.

University of Puerto Rico
Molecular Sciences and Research Building, PR-1, Conference Room # 1, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00927, Puerto Rico

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There is no charge to attend this event. However, registration is required.

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