PacBio Sequel II System Launch Day 
Join us for a morning of SMRT Science 

Learn how the new Sequel II System now available at the Uppsala Genome Center delivers highly accurate long reads while reducing project costs and timelines with ~ 8x more data. 

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9:009:30 Registration and coffee

9:30 – 9:35
Welcome Introduction
Susanne Hellstedt Kerje, NGI Uppsala, Uppsala University

9:35 – 9:55
Introduction to the National Genomics Infrastructure (NGI) Uppsala
Olga Vinnere Pettersson, NGI Uppsala, Uppsala University

9:55 – 10:25
The Sequel II System - An introduction to Single Molecule, Real-Time (SMRT) Sequencing and its applications
John Baeten, PacBio

10:25 – 11:00 Fika

11:00 – 11:20
On the shoulders of giants: Establishing a new genomic era for Norway spruce and Scots pine
Björn Nystedt, Uppsala University

11:20 – 11:40
Unraveling the genetic diversity in adaptive immunity of wild songbirds
Helena Westerdahl, Lund University

11:40 – 12:00
Long‐read metabarcoding of the eukaryotic rDNA operon to phylogenetically and taxonomically resolve environmental diversity
Mahwash Jamy, Uppsala University

12:00-13:30 Closing remarks and discussion

Refreshments will be provided, but space is limited. REGISTER NOW to save your spot.

Date: Wednesday, 5 February, 2020


9:00 –13:00

Uppsala Biomedical Centre (BMC)
Husargatan 3, 752 37 Uppsala
Trippelrummet in Navet, entrance C11


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