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[Maize] 2013 Tucson Winter Institute in Plant Breeding

Walsh, James Bruce - (jbwalsh) via maize%40net.bio.net (by jbwalsh from email.arizona.edu)
Thu Oct 4 13:28:13 EST 2012

Oct 15 is the deadline for early-bird registration (i.e., reduced rates!)

The BIO5 Institute at the University of Arizona is pleased to announce the 2013 Tucson Winter Institute in Plant Breeding, to be held the week of January 7th-11th, 2013.  The goal of the Institute is to offer state-of-the-art instruction and training in modern tools in plant breeding, be they statistical, molecular, or computational.
This year's Institute is comprised of the following four Modules:

Monday - Wednesday (12:00pm) January 7th - 9th, 2013
Module 1: Introduction to Plant Quantitative Genetics (Walsh/Gore/Gutierrez)
Module 2: Introduction to Plant Genomics (Wing)

Wednesday (1:30pm)  - Friday January 9th - 11th, 2013
Module 3: Advanced statistical plant breeding (Walsh/Gore/Gutierrez)
Module 4: Bioinformatics for breeders (Goff/Ragot)

Additional details, including a more detailed description of each module, can be found at

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