Webinars

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General Information Sequencing: Introduction to Sequencing By Synthesis (SBS)

Illumina next-generation sequencing technology allows for massive parallel sequencing. Illumina Technical Support invites you to join us for a presentation and discussion on sample preparation, cluster generation and sequencing by synthesis chemistry. This webinar is targeted to those new to next-generation sequencing and will discuss the following topics:
- Illumina library construction
- Cluster generation methods by platform
- Sequencing by Synthesis
- Multiplexing and primary analysis

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com.

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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01/29/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Instrumentation Sequencing: Considerations for Low Diversity Libraries

Low diversity libraries, such as those used for amplicon sequencing, can present challenges on Illumina sequencing systems and may skew software performance and data accuracy resulting in poor quality runs. This webinar is ideal for new and intermediate users interested in considerations for the sequencing of low diversity libraries and will cover the following topics:
-Understanding and visualizing base diversity in Sequencing Analysis Viewer (SAV)
-Strategies to optimize low diversity sequencing data
-% PhiX spike-in and cluster density recommendations for different sequencing platforms
-Overview of base calling and quality score calculations

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com.

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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01/31/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Analysis Software DesignStudio: Introduction

Have a customized targeted sequencing project in mind? This webinar is targeted toward new and intermediate users and will focus on using Illumina’s DesignStudio tool to design a custom targeted sequencing assay. We will cover the following subjects:
- How to use DesignStudio
- Workflow and how to create a design for: AmpliSeq for Illumina, Nextera Rapid Capture, TruSeq Targeted RNA Expression
- Tips and tricks for a successful design

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com

Note: You will be given an option to receive a call back, call in, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Please keep in mind that audio quality is highest over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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02/19/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Analysis Enrichment Data Analysis: Introduction

Illumina offers several enrichment-based library prep kits for targeted resequencing. This webinar will deconstruct enrichment data analysis for beginners. We will focus on
the following topics:
- Illumina Enrichment analysis options
- Enrichment analysis workflow
- Enrichment analysis output files
- What to look for when assessing enrichment output data

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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02/21/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Instrumentation Sequence Analysis Viewer (SAV): A Beginner's Guide

The Sequencing Analysis Viewer (SAV) Software is an application to view important quality metrics generated during sequencing runs. This webinar will provide a guided tour for beginners on how to use SAV, as well as tips and tricks for reviewing the most useful information for sequencing runs. This webinar is targeted at new users and will go over the following topics:
- How to load data into SAV
- What metrics are available in each tab of the software
- Understanding which are the most valuable metrics for run review and where to find them

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com.

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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02/26/2019 11:00 AMPST Register
Instrumentation Sequencing: Optimizing Cluster Density

Illumina Technical Support invites you to join us for a webinar on obtaining the optimal cluster density for sequencing. This webinar is targeted at new and intermediate users with a basic understanding of Illumina sequencing technology, library quantification and qualification techniques. We will discuss the following:
- Factors that may affect cluster density
- Tips and tricks for achieving optimal cluster density
- How to track and correlate cluster densities and library loading concentration

Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com.

Note: You will be given an option to call in, receive a call back, or stream webinar audio with high speed internet over the computer. Audio quality is best over the telephone. You will need speakers or a headset to hear streaming audio.

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02/28/2019 11:00 AMPST Register