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Correspondence: xcui@ms.soph.uab.edu

We thank all the named speakers for their comments and edits to the summaries of their presentations.


Research Funding:

The conference is supported by NHGRI grant HG005792.

Statistics for next generation sequencing - Meeting report


Journal Title:

Frontiers in Genetics


Volume 2012


, Pages 128-128

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The boom of next generation sequencing (NGS) technology and its applications to a wide range of biomedical fields has brought about many computational and statistical challenges. The NHGRI funded small conference “Statistical Analysis for NGS” was held September 26th–27th 2011 in Birmingham, AL, USA, to discuss these statistical challenges and strategies to tackle them. Below, we detail the major themes of the conference.

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© 2012 Wu, Wu, Zhi, Santorico and Cui.

This is an Open Access work distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

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