Bioinformatics and Comparative Genome Analysis course July 5 – July 17, 2010 Institut Pasteur Paris - France
Call for applications:
"Bioinformatics and "
Institut Pasteur Paris - France
Applications Deadline: .
More information about the course, the preliminary programme, how to
apply and application form can be found at the following link:
Odile Kalogeropoulos, Institut Pasteur Paris - France.
Julie Thompson, IGBMC Strasbourg – France.
Hugo Naya, Institut Pasteur de Montevideo - Uruguay.
Fredj Tekaia, Institut Pasteur Paris - France.
- Aim of the course
The main objectives of the course are to familiarize young scientists
(Biologists, , Mathematicians or Statisticians ) with
bioinformatics and genome data analysis skills and to encourage
multi-disciplinarity by introducing:
1- advanced fundamental algorithms in bioinformatics,
2- their application in genome analyses,
3- and recent knowledge acquired from genome studies and perspectives.
The course is international. It is aimed worldwide at motivated Ph.D and
Post-doctoral students, as well as young (under age 35) in
with background in Mathematics, Statistics, Biology or
Computing, who are involved in Bioinformatics and Genomes studies.
Twenty (20) full time places are available for the course. Acceptance will be
subject to an evaluation process. include confirmed initial
experience in Bioinformatics and Genomics. No more than 20% from any country
will be selected. Gender balance between selected students will be guaranteed as
far as possible.
- Duration: Full time from
- Location: Teaching Centre, Institut Pasteur Paris - France.
- Accommodation and meals costs: 1300 euros for students from developed
countries - Free for students from developing countries and from Institut
Pasteur International Network.