NGS Metagenomics


Time: Friday, April 13, 9:30am - 12:30pm

Location: SCC 102.B

This short course introduces concepts of metagenomics analysis based on data generated by Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) technology.

Course Materials

Presentation slides

The presentation slides are available as downloadable PDF files.

  • NGS Metagenomics (Spring 2018): PDF
  • NGS Metagenomics commands (Spring 2018): txt
  • NGS Metagenomics (Fall 2017): PDF


This course focuses, among others, on the following topics:

NGS Metagenomics

  • Metagenomics data analysis

Note: During the class sessions many aspects of the material will be illustrated live via a login to Ada. Attendees are welcome to follow these parts with their own laptops. They will need to configure their laptops to use the TAMULink wireless network. Relevant details on this can be found at:

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