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Wednesday, October 6, 2021

France-Génomique & GDR Environmental and Agronomical Genomics Symposium

The Environmental and Agronomical Genomics 2021 symposium is jointly organised by France Génomique (FG) and the GDR Génomique Environnementale (GE). The Environmental and Agronomical Genomics 2021 symposium will be the opportunity to have an update on most recent environmental genomics research, as well as an overview of high scientific impact projects carried out in collaboration with FG platforms.

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Monday, September 13, 2021

PacBio Global Virtual User Meeting 2021

Highly accurate long-read sequencing, or HiFi sequencing, is being used around the world to inspire discoveries in human biomedical research, plant and animal sciences, and microbiology and infectious disease. This year, the Global Virtual User Meeting will showcase research using PacBio powered technology from whole genome sequencing for de novo assembly to comprehensive variant detection to RNA sequencing and more! Register now for a 24-hour virtual journey to join fellow researchers and hear from experts to learn how HiFi sequencing is expanding knowledge of genomes and inspiring advancements in science.

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Monday, August 30, 2021

Bioinformatics Workflows for High Quality Genome Assembly in Plants and Animals

The Sequel IIe System generates highly accurate long reads (HiFi reads) from genes or regions of interest ranging in size from several hundred base pairs to 20 kb with >99.9% single-molecule read accuracy. HiFi sequencing is the tool of choice to affordably generate contiguous, complete, and correct de novo genome assemblies of even the most complex plant genomes. This webinar will provide an overview of the Maize B73 genome assembly from HiFi sequencing through scaffolding. In this webinar Greg Concepcion will: Review the benefits of HiFi sequencing for genome assembly and examples of assembly metrics for plants and animals Demonstrate assembly and scaffolding of a large diploid plant genome Maize B73 (2.2Gb) with HiFi and Hi-C data for scaffolding, including: Algorithm recommendations Pre- & post-processing recommendations…

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Friday, August 20, 2021

ESHG 2021- Virtual Conference

PacBio scientists will present new research at the ESHG Conference demonstrating how HiFi sequencing enables new discoveries. Learn how scientists are adopting highly accurate long reads, known as HiFi reads, to gain views of human genetic diversity. With high accuracy (>99.9%) and long read lengths up to 25 kb, HiFi sequencing allows scientists to find causative pathogenic variants and identify novel disease-associated genes with best-in-class variant calling for all variant types as well as complete and phased assemblies of the human genome. Can’t join us at ESHG? No problem! Sign up to receive a link to the recording and copies of the…

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Thursday, July 8, 2021

American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) Virtual Meeting

Join PacBio and your industry peers at the world’s largest online gathering of human genetics and genomics professionals. The meeting provides a forum for the presentation and discussion of cutting-edge science in all areas of human genetics. ASHG members and leading scientists from around the world are selected to present their research findings at invited, plenary, platform, and poster sessions. PacBio is a Gold Sponsor at this year’s event.

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Friday, June 4, 2021

Bioinformatics Workflows for Amplicon Sequencing: from HiFi Data to Results

The Sequel IIe System generates highly accurate long reads (HiFi reads) from genes or regions of interest ranging in size from several hundred base pairs to 20 kb with >99.9% single-molecule read accuracy. This allows you to detect all variant types across relevant regions and sequence through low complexity regions like repeat expansions, promoters, and flanking regions of transposable elements. This webinar will provide an overview of multiplexed amplicon dataset analysis in SMRT Link and the command line and downstream analysis options. In this webinar Bas Tolhuis will cover the points below, followed by a Q&A session: Review recommendations for demultiplexing…

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Friday, May 14, 2021

Plant Biology Worldwide Summit

Sign on and get a ringside seat to some of the world’s best plant science research– facilitated by cutting-edge technologies which expand the traditional limits of communication, collaboration, and networking–and now available to the plant science community all over the world.  Following on from the huge success of last year’s Plant Biology 2020 conference, which welcomed attendees from 56 countries, our theme from 2021 is FROM a global audience TO a global audience and that international perspective will be reflected throughout the program. Join the PacBio Sponsor workshop titled ‘Accessing Genomes and Plant Ecosystems – One SMRT Cell at a Time’, Wednesday…

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Monday, May 3, 2021

Advancing Pharmacogenomics Research and the Need for Highly Accurate Long-Read Sequencing

The relatively new field of Pharmacogenomics (PGx) explores how a person’s genome affects their response to drugs to develop safe and effective medications tailored to their genetic makeup. Pharmacogenomic testing enables healthcare providers to tailor a patient’s medication and dosage to their genetic characteristics to help improve outcomes and reduce healthcare costs. Join our webinar to learn more.

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Tuesday, April 27, 2021

RNA Society 2021 Virtual Meeting

The RNA Society is a non-profit, international scientific society with more than 3000 members dedicated to fostering research and education in the field of RNA science. The Society’s Annual Meeting attracts top researchers from all across the globe, with presentations detailing the very latest discoveries in the field.

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