Course Details

  • Date: December 18th, 2019 - December 18th, 2019
  • Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 549B, Bldg. 549, Ft. Detrick
  • Presenter(s): Amy Stonelake (BTEP)

Drop-in anytime during the session. Bring your own computer. Before coming to class,

download a tool for transferring files.

  1. For Windows PC, suggested tool is WinScp.

2. For Mac, suggested tool is Filezilla.

3. For Windows PC, you will also need to download and install PuTTY from

We will be covering the following topics:

  • Unix bootcamp – learn to navigate a Unix file system and move, copy, and edit files
  • Looking at the quality of your sequence data with FastQC and MultiQC
  • Trimming sequences with CutAdapt