14th International Symposium on Variants in the Genome: detection, sequencing & interpretation

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    Start date: June 5, 2017

    End date: June 8, 2017

    Location: Santiago de Compostela, Spain

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    14th International Symposium on Variants in the Genome: detection, sequencing & interpretation (“Variant Detection 2017” [formerly “Mutation Detection”]), a biennial meeting of a series that this time will be held in the UNESCO World Heritage city of Santiago de Compostela, Spain; a historical city with a strong human genetics history.

    The meeting aims to present the latest developments in the field, the best methodologies for scanning, sequencing, databasing, bio-informatic analysis, functional testing and classification of variants (mutations) in DNA, RNA and protein. The meeting will be presented in plenary format with notable invited speakers and speakers invited from submitted abstracts after peer review. The meeting will include Workshops on themes related to NGS pipelines and analysis, data collection and variation nomenclature.