The Summer School of the Bioinformatics Institute took place in Moscow at the beginning of August.
The school was dedicated to genome and transcriptome analysis, NGS, epigenetics, comparative genomics and molecular evolution. In addition to general lections on bioinformatics, there were special courses aimed to improve programming skills for biologists, and on the other hand, teach computer scientists molecular biology and biotechnologies.
Lab's members Alla Lapidus, Andrey Prjibelsky and Pavel Pevzner took part in preparing the school curriculum. Moreover, lectures were given by Sergey Nurk, Alexey Gurevich, Anton Korobeynikov, Alla Lapidus and Andrey Prjibelsky.