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KRISP Newsletter - July 2017: news, videos, blogs, publications and training events

KRISP Newsletter - 2017-08-01

The concept behind this newsletter is that anyone with 15 minutes to spare can learn about KRISP work. In this July 2017 issue of our newsletter, we have included interesting news, videos, blogs, reports, tweets, publications and training events of KRISP

In this issue our highlights are:

- News: KwaZulu-Natal Research and Innovation Sequencing Platform (KRISP) Established

- News: KRISP & SANTHE trainee wins Best Abstract at DELTAS Africa meeting

- Video: Durban at the forefront of DNA research - eTV news

- Blog: Bioinformaticians are pioneering the future of science

- Blog: Meeting of the Swiss, Swedes and South Africans minds

- Publication: HIV-1 full-genome phylogenetics of generalized epidemics in sub-Saharan Africa: impact of missing nucleotide characters in next-generation sequences.

- Workshop: 11th Annual Workshop on Advanced Clinical Care - AIDS (AWACC), Durban, South Africa, 6-7 Sep 2017.

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We hope that you enjoy our newsletters. We think that they are truly interesting and we really have enjoyed producing it!

Produced by Prof. Tulio de Oliveira (Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, UKZN & CAPRISA, South Africa)


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Renewing Felsenstein's Phylogenetic Bootstrap in the Era of Big Data
From KRISP Talks, date: 2018-03-06

KRISP Newsletter - Feb 2018: Partnership with SPARK Global Program at Stanford, innovation meeting, news, publications, training
From KRISP Newsletter, date: 2018-02-28

KRISP Join Stanford SPARK Innovation Program
From KRISP News, date: 2018-02-07
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