Bioinformatics - Level 1 Module 2 - Sneha Sharma

Overview:

Technical Area:

  • Understanding the purposes of the GEO Database
  • Learned how to input and manage data in the GEO Database

Tools:

  • STEM-Away
  • RStudio
  • R
  • GEO Database
  • Github

Soft Skills:

  • Time Management - Once again, I was able to figure out how to understand the material from the module at a quick pace
  • STEM-Away Website - Learning how to use the STEM-Away website for future purposes

Achievement Highlights:

  • I was able to easily download the dataset needed for this module
  • Learning how to navigate the GEO Database and Github
  • Got more familiar with the STEM-Away website

Difficulties Completing Tasks:

  • I had a little bit trouble understanding what Metadata is and how to use it, but with the help of STEM-Away, I was able to figure out how to use it
  • At the start, I was confused on how to put data into Rstudio, but after a lot of trouble shooting, I was able to get it loaded