Two-week training on protein-protein interactions and network analysis

Two-week training programme on protein–protein interactions and network analysis is being organized to provide a basic beginner level training to young researchers and early Ph.D. students for improving their computational skills in systems biology in specific context of protein-protein interactions with particular emphasis on protein interaction data retrieval from public databases and their visualization using various open source tools.

Applications may be directly sent to along with a short statement of purpose explaining why you want to attend this programme.

Course objectives

Theory lectures on fundamental approaches of protein interactions.

Introduction to primary protein-interaction databases and their data acquisition.

Practical Sessions on open source data visualization tools.

Systems biology approaches and assessment of the data including clustering.

Gene ontology and in-silico prediction of molecular outcomes of networks.

Duration of training : Two Weeks

Commencement of registration : 17 October, 2019

Commencement of programme : 18 December, 2019

Eligibility : B.Tech. / M.Tech./ M.Sc. /Ph.D. / Project Assistant

Selection criteria : Letter of motivation or SOP, CV

Total intake : 35

Domain : Systems Biology

Certification : Pathfinder Research and Training Foundation

Fee : Rs.5000/- including GST