[Illumina webinar] Illumina DRAGEN v3.9: Multi-Cloud support, new biomarkers and accuracy improvements

Tune in to our upcoming webinar to learn about the latest DRAGEN features and enhancements with the v3.9 release. Significant highlights include the availability of DRAGEN on Microsoft Azure, RNA variant calling, Homologous Recombination Deficiency (HRD) for WGS data, graph genome accuracy improvements (most notably in the MHC region) and expanded capabilities in our single-cell pipeline.

Additional updates in this release include streamlined CNV calling and methylation pipelines, gene fusion detection in repetitive regions and increased ease of use of DRAGEN ORA (FASTQ compression). Bring your questions to the discussion or send them in advance to techsupport@illumina.com.

Shyamal Mehtalia
Principal Engineer, Illumina Inc.
Shyamal Mehtalia is a Principal Engineer at Illumina Inc. He is currently part of the Product Development group focusing on Customer Collaboration and Innovation with a focus on the DRAGEN Bio-IT Platform. He drives key technical customer engagements for enabling Illumina’s secondary analysis solutions and provides support to Sales and Commercial organizations. Shyamal joined Illumina in May 2018 as part of the Edico Genome Corp. acquisition, which invented the DRAGEN platform where he served as Director of Operations for three years. Previously, he worked as a leader in firmware development in the mobile wireless space. Shyamal holds a Master’s degree in electrical engineering from Texas A&M University.

Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 am (Vietnam) 11th August 2021, Wednesday

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