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Next meeting: St Andrews, 8 August 2017


Tuesday 8 August 2017


Lecture Theatre B, School of Physics & Astronomy, University of St Andrews, North Haugh, St Andrews, KY16 9SS

Map of St Andrews (the School of Physics & Astronomy is located at grid F3/G3, building 15.)

Directions to the School of Physics & Astronomy


Afterwards we will go to the St Andrews Brewing Company. It's located a short walk away on South Street and in addition to local brews, people can grab dinner there, or move further afield as they see fit.


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Speaker Talk title Time More information
LUNCH LUNCH 12:30 - 13:30
Prof. Jukka Corander (University of Oslo) Genome-wide epistasis in bacteria, new statistical tools and fresh biological insight 13:30 - 14:30 Preprint; SuperDCA code
Jeanette Baran-Gale (The University of Edinburgh) Promiscuous gene expression in single medullary thymic epithelial cells using the 10x platform 14:30 - 14:50
TEA / COFFEE TEA / COFFEE 14:50 - 15:10
Pau Erola (The Roslin Institute) Host response processes and host-parasite interactions in Trypanosoma bruce infections 15:10 - 15:30
Emma Carroll (University of St Andrews) Genetic and genomic monitoring with minimally invasively collected samples 15:30 - 15:50 Preprint
Andy Lynch (University of St Andrews) Estimating telomere lengths from WGS data in a ploidy-agnostic manner 15:50 - 16:10


Nathan Bailey, Jukka Corander, Luke Paul Buttigieg, Cosima Goswami, Alastair Kilpatrick, Mungo Carstairs, Jack Rayner, Ramon Fallon, Stephen Fox, Carolin Kosiol, Antonio Ribeiro, Valeria Montano, Simon Young, Lewis Stevens, Xinghu Qin, Cuncai Guo, Deepti Vipin, Jeanette Baran-Gale, Olga Anna Puchta, Stefan Rooke, Pau Erola, Charlotte Burgess, Kerry Pettigrew, John Mitchell, Amanda Baizan Edge, Oscar Gaggiotti, Wanjia Yu, Martin McHugh, Eirini Xemantilotou, Daniel Robertson, Matthew Holden, Marie Louis, Emma Carroll, Andy Lynch, Jonathan Manning, Christian Rutz, Dan McElroy, Kanae Nishii, Seyhan Yazar, Michael Moeller, Siddharth Jayaraman, Jim Procter, Lingfei Wang, Nick Schurch, Kimon Froussios, Katrin MacKenzie, Peter Cock, Timothy Booth, Thomas Meagher

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