Text Analysis Fundamentals in Python, Part 2

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This hands on workshop builds on part 1 by introducing the basics of Python's scikit-learn package to implement unsupervised text analysis methods. This workshop will cover a) vectorization and Document Term Matrices, b) weighting (tf-idf), and c) uncovering patterns using topic modeling. Prior knowledge:¬†We will be using the NLTK Python package, so basic familiarity with […]

2020 Research Data Series: De-mystifying Data Sharing … your questions answered by UCSF experts

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Join this session to learn about "data sharing," from 1) sharing research data with external partners, 2) taking in research data from somewhere else, and 3) requirements for sharing data for reproducibility of results, as required for publication. Experts from Privacy, IRB, Academic Research Systems, Security, Contracts, & Library will answer your questions! REGISTER HERE […]

Intro to RNA-Seq Analysis

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Gene expression is central to cell biology. Disease pathways often involve changes in the expression levels of at least some genes. To quantify the expression levels, RNA-seq has become one of the most popular experimental methods. This hands-on workshop will provide an introduction to a typical bulk RNA-Seq protocol and focus on the data analysis […]