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What's New at Illumina – SBP Genomics Core

Please join us to learn how the latest advancements with Illumina next-generation sequencing can support your research today.

Topics covered include:

  • TruSeq® Methyl Capture EPIC Library Prep Kit
    • Offers a balanced, cost-effective choice between whole genome bisulfite sequencing and methylation arrays that can support both screening and biomarker discovery study objectives
    • Supports researchers seeking a deeper understanding of the role of methylation in gene regulation
  • TruSeq® Neurodegeneration Panel
    • Targets 118 genes curated with input from leading neurodegenerative researchers
  • Nextera™ DNA Flex Library Preparation Kit
    • Fastest Illumina library prep workflow, with ~3.5 hours total time
    • Flexibility to accommodate variations in sample type, DNA input amount, and application
La Jolla, CA | North America
Topic: Cancer Genomics : Human Genetics & Genetic Disease : Microbiology & Infectious Disease
Illumina Single-Cell Genomics Seminar: Overview and Comparison of Current Workflow Options - University of Calgary


Learn about the latest methods for single‐cell genome and transcriptome analysis.

  • Review the theory behind these approaches and their key technical elements
  • Explore how Illumina sequencing solutions help researchers discover more
  • Walk through the Illumina library prep, sequencing, and data analysis workflow

Hosted by:

Richard T. Pon, PhD
Director, Centre for Health Genomics and Informatics and UCDNA Services
Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary

Calgary, Alberta, Canada | North America
Topic: Human Genetics & Genetic Disease
2017 Illumina User Group Meeting - Bay Area

Join us for the Illumina User Group Meeting in San Francisco on November 30 and learn about the progress being made using Illumina Next-Generation Sequencing and Array technology. You’ll hear from researchers like you about the discoveries they have made with genomic technology and how they continue to move the needle in our joint quest to unlock the power of the human genome.

Illumina User Group Meetings provide an invaluable forum to learn how the latest technology and methods can accelerate your discoveries. 

Who Should Attend:
Illumina User Group Meetings are exclusively for those who own, use, or have their data generated on Illumina instrumentation. The presentations will cover a broad range of applications, and are designed for new or experienced users in the areas of optimization of the sequencing workflow or bioinformatics.

Burlingame, CA | North America
Topic: Cancer Genomics : Human Genetics & Genetic Disease : Microbiology & Infectious Disease
Illumina Nextera DNA Flex Seminar at NIH

Please join us to learn how the latest advancements with Illumina next-generation sequencing can support your research today. We will introduce the Nextera™ DNA Flex Library Preparation Kit:

  • Fastest Illumina library prep workflow, with ~3.5 hours total time
  • Flexibility to accommodate variations in sample type, DNA input amount, and application
  • Optimized library prep performance, generating reliable results
Bethesda, MD | North America
Topic: Cancer Genomics : Human Genetics & Genetic Disease : Microbiology & Infectious Disease
Environmental genomics for tracking, monitoring, and sustaining: eDNA sequencing considerations

Join us for an overview of the latest in next-generation sequencing (NGS) and array-based technologies as well as expanding methods in environmental genomics. We’ll include basic concepts like whole-genome, array vs. geno-typing by sequencing (GBS) methods and key advantages over traditional technologies. You’ll also hear from your colleagues who will provide current examples of what this technology is enabling them to do now as well as more abstract considerations for further advancement in this space.

Seattle, WA | North America
Topic: Agriculture Genomics
Illumina Next-Generation Sequencing Seminar at Baylor College of Medicine

Introducing the NovaSeq 6000 – the latest Illumina sequencing system available at BCM

Baylor College of Medicine and Illumina are pleased to invite you to a next-generation sequencing (NGS) seminar.

Topics Include:

  • Learn about how the NovaSeq 6000 Sequencing System at Baylor can support your research
  • Presentation of the latest advancements in NGS technology and the research applications they enable
  • Introduction to the newest library preparation techniques for exome sequencing, solid tumor profiling and whole genome sequencing directly from blood or bacterial cultures
Houston, TX | North America
Topic: Cancer Genomics : Human Genetics & Genetic Disease : Microbiology & Infectious Disease
Illumina Immuno-Oncology Seminar at University of Michigan

Recent advances in our understanding of how the immune system interacts with and fights cancer have revolutionized cancer research and treatment.

The power of genomics in Immuno-Oncology is just starting to be comprehended and applied to this dynamic space. Immune cell repertoire sequencing, RNA-Seq and expression analysis of the tumor microenvironment, and the detection and prediction of immune stimulatory neoantigens are all examples of how genomics can help to answer many of the unknown questions that still exist. 

Please join us for a unique opportunity where we will bring together speakers from across the academic, clinical, and biotechnology spectrum to discuss how they are using next-generation sequencing in this exciting space. Whether you are interested in advancing your research, bringing game-changing therapies to market, or partnering to maximize the effectiveness of translational studies, this event aims to provide the research community with insights and ideas to further our understanding of how the immune system can be optimized to fight cancer.

Ann Arbor, MI | North America
Topic: Cancer Genomics : Human Genetics & Genetic Disease
Illumina Benchtop Sequencing Seminar -Toronto

Please join us for a unique opportunity bringing together speakers from across the academic, clinical, and biotechnology spectrum, to discuss how they are performing next-generation sequencing (NGS) on Illumina sequencing platforms for oncology research, and more.

Whether you are interested in advancing your research, bringing game-changing therapies to market, or partnering to maximize the effectiveness of your studies, this event aims to provide the research community with more information on:

  • Combining transcriptomics and epigenetics to gain more insights into human biology, disease and development
  • Illumina BaseSpace® Informatics Suite and solutions for translational research
  • The latest methods for whole genome, exome, and targeted resequencing
  • New discoveries in RNA sequencing and microbiology research

See what NGS can do for your research. 

Toronto, Ontario, Canada | North America
Topic: Cancer Genomics : Reproductive & Genetic Health : Human Genetics & Genetic Disease : Microbiology & Infectious Disease