Exploiting publicly available genetic data

Friday 10th March 2017


The theme of this meeting is “Exploiting publicly available genetic data".

13:30 - 14:00 Helen Warren (A GWAS of Blood Pressure in the UK Biobank)

14:00 - 14:30 Jonathan Marchini (Phasing, imputation and analysis of the UK Biobank genetic dataset)

14:30 - 15:00 Louise Wain (Title to be confirmed)

15:00 - 15:30 Break for tea, coffee and locally purchased biscuits

15:30 - 16:00 Paul Newcombe (JAGS: Summary statistic GWAS method)

16:00 - 16:30 Hugues Aschard (Summary statistic GWAS analyses across 39 traits)

16:30 - 17:00 Panel discussion about public data resources

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The lectures will be held in AV Hill Lecture Theatre on the main Campus of UCL. The nearest overground station is Euston (overground) and nearest undergrounds are Euston Square (district and circle lines) and Warren Street (victoria and northern lines).



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