Industry News: Hear from Dr. Shawn Levy on Next Generation Sequencing Sample Preparation on the 24th April

13 Apr 2012

The SelectScience Editors are pleased to announce this complimentary, live educational webinar entitled “Automating High-Throughput Sample Prep for the Analysis of Complex Diseases Using Next-Generation Sequencing”, featuring guest speaker Shawn Levy, Ph.D., HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology.

Dr. Levy will be providing an insight into how automating complex NGS sample preparation processes, such as library construction and size selection, can improve efficiency, increase throughput and ultimately lead to better sequencing runs.

Dr. Levy is a Faculty Investigator at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology in Huntsville Alabama. He also holds adjunct appointments in the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Department of Genetics and Department Epidemiology at University of Alabama-Birmingham. His research interests include the genetics of complex disease and immune system response and diversity in autoimmune and inflammatory conditions.

Tamara Reed, Life Science Editor at SelectScience, will be leading a Q&A with Dr. Levy following the webinar.

Webinar Information:
Date: Tuesday, April 24th 2012
Time: 11.00am EST / 16.00pm BST / 17.00pm CEST

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Duration: 45 minute discussion and 15 minute live Q&A, hosted by Tamara Reed, Life Science Editor, SelectScience.

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