Course Details

  • Date: October 13th, 2015 - October 13th, 2015
  • Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Location: FAES Room 2 – B1C209
  • Presenter(s): Devendra Mistry (QIAGEN)

Ingenuity IPA® is the industry leading software solution to model, analyze, and understand complex biological and chemical systems foundational to human health and disease. Quickly identify biological relationships, mechanisms, pathways, functions and diseases most relevant to experimental datasets. IPA is cited in >10,000 peer-reviewed articles.


PLEASE NOTE: This 1 day workshop is  a BYOC (Bring your own laptop Computer) class.  Government issued or personal computers are permitted. We will be able to supply a very limited set of computers, so if you want to take the class but cannot bring your own computer please indicate such in the Comment section on the registration form.


Morning Session (9:30 AM – 12:30 PM)  Ingenuity IPA –  Basic Training 

(Dev Mistry, Ph.D. – Ingenuity Pathway Analysis)

Getting Started

  • Fundamentals of IPA
  • Overview of key features
  • Search & Pathway Building
  • Advanced Search
  • Building & editing pathways
  • Using Build & Overlay tools

Afternoon Session – (1:30 PM – 4:30 PM)  Ingenuity IPA –  Data Analysis

(Dev Mistry, Ph.D. – Ingenuity Pathway Analysis)

Dataset Analysis 

  • Data Upload & Analysis
  • Interpretation of Gene, Transcript, Protein & Metabolite Data
  • Pathway Analysis & Canonical Pathways
  • Downstream Effects &vInterpreting the Heat Map
  • Upstream Regulators & Regulator Effects Analysis
  • Interpreting networks
  • Comparison & multiple observations analysis