Find upcoming data science and informatics presentations, conferences, workshops, and trainings for the cancer research community.

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July 15, 2020 01:00 p.m. - 01:30 p.m. ET

Alexey Nesvizhskii, Ph.D.

In this webinar, CPTAC scientist Dr. Nesvizhskii will present and demonstrate MSFragger, an ultrafast database search tool for peptide identification in mass spectrometry-based proteomics.

Sara Chandros Hull, Ph.D. and Benjamin Berkman, J.D, M.P.H.
July 21, 2020 01:00 p.m. - 02:00 p.m. ET

Dr. Sara Chandros Hull and Mr. Benjamin E. Berkman

In this talk, Dr. Sara Chandros Hull and Mr. Benjamin E. Berkman will contend that there should be a presumption in favor of allowing the use of previously collected identifiable research biospecimens without re-consent to directly address an infectious disease pandemic, assuming certain conditions are met.

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July 27, 2020 02:00 p.m. - 03:00 p.m. ET

Drs. Bill Wysocki and Zhenyu Zhang

In this webinar, The University of Chicago's Drs. Bill Wysocki and Zhenyu Zhang will provide an in-depth look at how RNA-Seq data are processed at the Genomic Data Commons (GDC) and made available to the research community.