The field of metagenomics and whole community sequencing is a promising area to unravel the content of microbial communities and their relationship to disease and antimicrobial resistance in the human population. Bioinformatic tools are extremely important for making sense out of metagenomics data, by estimating the presence of pathogens and antimicrobial resistance determinants in complex samples. Combined with relevant explanatory data, metagenomics is a powerful tool for surveillance.
Metagenomics applied to surveillance of pathogens and antimicrobial resistanceTechnical University of Denmark (DTU)
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TOP REVIEWS FROM METAGENOMICS APPLIED TO SURVEILLANCE OF PATHOGENS AND ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE
Good knowledge, and I learned the basic concept of metagenomic
This course was mindblowing it gives an opportunity to apply bioinformatic knowledge especially microbial diversity understanding .
Improved my knowkledge and understanding of Metagenomics use in surveillance and the associated work flow.
I really enjoyed the course. Covered all aspects of a metagenomics project in surveillance of pathogens and AMR, from study design to data analysis and result interpretation.
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