Back to 'Birmingham Metabolomics Training Centre' Quality Assurance and Quality Control in Metabolomics Browser does not support script. Next course date: Pending Overview This 2-day course provides a comprehensive theoretical overview and hands-on experience of the application of quality assurance (QA) and quality control (QC) in metabolomics. It includes both theoretical and practical components to provide hands-on experience of using the mass spectrometer (Xevo QToF G2-XS - a maximum of 4 people working on the instrument in a session) and the analysis of data. This course is led by experts who have developed the application of QA and QC procedures within the field. Topics covered What are Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Control (QC) and how do they differ? Importance of quality assurance in metabolomics Types of QA for untargeted and targeted studies Importance of quality control (QC) samples Types of QC samples for untargeted and targeted studies Preparation of QC samples Analytical studies including QC Processing of QC data for QA Recommended QA procedures, reporting QA/QC for untargeted and targeted studies Useful tips and troubleshooting Question and answer session with the experts Level The course is aimed at PhD students and post-doctoral researchers who are actively applying metabolomics. Preview the full programme here Cost Early-bird Registration £745 Standard Registration £825 NERC Bursary Registration £0 (for bursary information please visit Trainee Information) Next course date: Pending For further information about this course please contact David Epps. Please read the Birmingham Metabolomics Training Centre’s Conditions and Cancellation Policy prior to registering.