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Know Your Mouse:  Utilizing dense genotype data validate ,interpret, and design your experiments

Wednesday, January 29, 2014
9:00am – 3:00pm
464 Brauer Hall
UNC Chapel Hill



8:45 am -  9:00 am        CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST (Bagels, coffee)

9:00 am - 9:05 am         Welcome and Introduction to Workshop
Terry Magnuson, Ph.D.                                                                   
                                           Professor and Chair, Department of Genetics
                                           Director, MMRRC-UNC

9:05 am - 9:35 am         Overview- Genomic tools in the Mouse
                                           Fernando Pardo Manuel de Villena, Ph.D.
                                           Professor, Department of Genetics
                                           Director, Systems Genetics Core Facility

9:35 am – 10:05 am      Development of Computational Tools Using Dense Genotype Data
Leonard McMillan, Ph.D.
                                           Associate Professor of Computer Science

10:05 am – 10:20 am    BREAK

10:50 am - 11:20 am     Using MegaMUGA Genotyping for Strain Validation at the MMRRC-UNC
Jennifer Brennan, Ph.D.                                      Chen-Ping Fu
                                           MMRRC-UNC                                                       Graduate Student, Computer Science

11:20 am - 11:50 am     High Throughput SNP Profiling for Validation of Genetic Identity and Ploidy
                                           of  Mouse Cell Lines
                                           Fernando Pardo Manuel de Villena, Ph.D.      Leonard McMillan, Ph.D.
                                           Professor of Genetics                                           Associate Professor, Computer  Science          

11:50 am – 1:00 pm     LUNCH (Sandwiches will be provided for registrants)

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm      Hands-On Analysis of Genotyping data
                                          **Please Bring a Laptop for this session**


Directions to 464 Brauer Hall (see map below):

From GMB/MBRB/Manning Dr
Access Tarrson Hall from the overhead walkway connected to the Cardinal Deck.  Take the lobby elevator to the 4th floor.  Exit to the left and make another left, After you pass into Brauer Hall, take a right and you will walk into the door to 464.

From the ground floor of Bondurant/MacNider
Walk through Bondurant, MacNider and through Old Dental into Brauer Hall.  Take the stairs at the end of the hallway on your right up to the fourth floor.  Exit to your left and walk straight into 464.  



  Location: 464 Brauer Hall
  Date: Wednesday, January 29, 2014
  Time: 8:45 AM - 3:00 PM
  Sponsor: UNC Mutant Mouse Regional Resource Center (MMRRC-UNC)
  Price: N/A
  For more information, contact the event administrator: Jennifer Brennan jenbren@med.unc.edu