elearning

The following elearning modules will provide workflows and resources to work on CABANA challenge areas. These challenges are of global significance, but of particular relevance in Latin America: communicable disease, sustainable food production and protection of biodiversity.

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Basic computing

Scientific computing is the science of solving problems with computers. The problems themselves usually arise from other disciplines such as mathematics, engineering, biology, physics, chemistry…

Communicable disease
Communicable disease

Communicable, or infectious diseases, are caused by microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, parasites and fungi that can be spread, directly or indirectly, from one person to another. Some are…

Sustainable food production
Sustainable food production

Latin America is a major producer and exporter of meat, fruit, vegetables, cocoa and coffee. Biofuel production is also growing, with sugarcane being a major source. These industries are crucial…

Protection of biodiversity
Protection of biodiversity

Latin American countries harbour over 30% of the world’s biodiversity. We have the technology to study this vast biodiversity in a fast, efficient and cost-effective way that will drive the…

Essentials Transcriptomics

This theory tutorial will guide you through the basic concepts of design and analysis of next generation sequencing experiments to study transcription.

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