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Whole genome sequencing (WGS), rapid WGS and ultra-rapid WGS for hereditary disorders – where speed matters

May 9, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

QIAGEN CLC LightSpeed Module delivers an ultra-fast, end-to-end hereditary NGS FASTQ to VCF pipeline. LightSpeed takes raw FASTQ files generated by paired-end 150 bp sequencing protocols and performs quality trimming, adapter trimming, read mapping, deduplication, local realignment, QC and germline variant calling.

More details: https://qiagen.showpad.com/share/Tue4ZxKsjAFetyoswbTfE

Cloud module: QIAGEN CLC Genomics Cloud computing software allows you to launch analyses from CLC Workbenches or CLC Servers for execution on AWS.
• Overview of Genomics workbench and Platform
• Server / Cloud module overview
• Breaking the speed of light
• LightSpeed is arguably the fastest and cheapest-to-run hereditary FASTQ-to-VCF WGS pipeline available
• Benchmarks / comparisons
• Demo of lightspeed and cloud module for Fastq to vcf
• Install plugin
• Download reference(s)
• Execute workflow and review results


Date: May 9, 2023
 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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