EUROFORGEN-NoE Summer School: Working in a Forensic Genetics Laboratory

Microsoft Word - euroforgen summer course.docxThis course aims to provide basic knowledge and training in molecular biology and initiate participants in the field of forensic genetics. The course will cover from the theoretical and practical point of view to the main concepts and analysis of polymorphisms that are currently used in forensic genetics laboratories, introducing participants to the principal techniques (extraction, quantification, amplification, sequencing, etc.), to  get acquainted with the workflow in these laboratories (sample collection, processing, analysis of genetic markers, and to understand the basic principles of interpretation of the value of the evidence and communication…).

Dates: July 10st-14th

Location: University of Santiago de Compostela/Faculty of Medicine

Level: Basic-Intermediate

Duration:  3 credits (30 hours)

Language: Two groups: English and Spanish

Number of participants: 30

Participants: No specific requirements

Cost: 125 €

 

See the programme here