Rendong Yang of MSI’s Research Informatics Solutions group recently received a Prostate Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Award.


A new program from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is designed to develop new tools for investigating how environmental exposures affect children’s heath.


MSI Principal Investigator Carol Ishimaru has been named a Fellow of the American Phytopathological Society.


Two MSI Principal Investigators have received awards from the New York-based Simons Foundation, a foundation funding research in basic science and math.

Rna-Seq Analysis

The RNA-Seq analysis tutorials includes two lectures and two hands-on guided tutorials. The lecture materials cover the basics of differential expression analysis and touches on other RNA-seq topics such as transcriptome assembly. 

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Quality Control of Illumina Data with Galaxy

If you are new to bioinformatics this is the best place to start.

This hands-on tutorial will help a new user understand how to use the the Galaxy platform to analyze NGS data by working though the quality control steps needed for Illumina sequencing data.

This tutorial will: