Nanopore Seminar at UAA

Date: Friday 9th November 2018
Location: The University of Alaska Anchorage

Hear about the latest tech updates for Oxford Nanopore as well as hearing from local users about their latest work using nanopore technology. 

There is no delegate fee for this event. 
Your place at this event will be confirmed via email from events@nanoporetech.com. Completion of this form does not constitute confirmation. Spaces are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

The agenda below is subject to change

09:00 – 10:00 Registration 
10:00 – 10:30 Jim Brayer
Oxford Nanopore Technologies
Introduction and Welcome
10:30 – 11:00 Vivian Cullen
Oxford Nanopore Technologies
Nanopore sequencing -- from basics to the latest updates
11:00 – 11:30 Devin Drown
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Decoding the Alaska Soil Resistome: Mobilizing Alaskan Genomics with Nanopore Sequencing
11:30 – 13:00 Lunch, Demos and Posters    
13:00 – 13:20 Amy Klink
University of Alaska Anchorage
Nanopore Sequencing to detect full genome of RNA viruses in avian, bat, and marine mammal species
13:20 – 13:40 Megan Gravley
USGS, UA Anchorage
Sequencing of Alaskan plants
13:40 – 14:00 Anne-Lise Ducluzeau
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Taking Oxford Nanopore MinION and MinIT onboard R/V Sikuliaq
14:00 – 15:30 Coffee, Demos & Posters
15:30 – 15:50 Eric Collins
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Disentangling Arctic Genomes with Nanopore sequencing
15:50 – 16:10 Brandon Briggs
University of Alaska Anchorage
Microbial Genomics from High CO2 Flux Mud Volcanoes
16:10 – 16:30 Eric Bortz
University of Alaska Anchorage
Nanopore sequencing of RNA and DNA viruses.
16:30 – 16:40 Closing remarks  
16:40 – 17:30  Reception & networking

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