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Dated: Wed 12th December 2007 Posted by: S. Srinivasan

A 1-day workshop on "FOSS in Bioinformatics" is being organized by the Bioinformatics Group of AU-KBC in association with NRCFOSS

The Life Sciences Group of AU-KBC, in association with NRCFOSS, is organizing a 1-day workshop on "FOSS in Bioinformatics" on Saturday 15th December 2007 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

FOSS packages are being extensively used in the areas of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics. At AU-KBC, the Bioinformatics Group headed by Dr. G. Ramesh Kumar has been using as well as contributing to the FOSS repository (http://nrcfosshelpline.in/code/wiki/Bioinfotracker ) in the area of bio-sciences. Dr. Ramesh Kumar has also been offering regular Bioinformatics training programs primarily on FOSS platform.

The workshop will have presentations and demo sessions on FOSS tools in Bioinformatics. Professors / Lecturers from the departments of Bioinformatics and Biotechnology in Science / Engineering colleges can attend the workshop.Registration is free, and can be done by sending an email to <[email protected]>.

For further details / clarifications, please contact :

Dr. S. Srinivasan
Project Scientist, NRCFOSS
MIT Campus, Anna University
Chromepet, Chennai 600 044
Tel: (91) (44) 2223 2711 / 4885 / 56958 / 6959
Cell: 94443 02439
Email : [email protected]        or [email protected]  

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