Technical Area: I learned the main idea of the paper and the basic skills of coding in R. I also brushed up on my python skills.
Tools: R, Jupyter Notebook, Slack, Asana
Soft Skills: Learning how to work in groups on an online platform.
Read through the paper and understood the fundamentals of it. Completed all assignments in a timely manner.
List of training and meetings attended:
6/1 Team meeting, 6/2 R training, 6/5 R training, 6/9 R training, 6/9 Python training, 6/10 logistical meeting, 6/10 technical webinar, 6/11 Office Hours, 6/11 team meeting, 6/12 welcome session, 6/12 R training, 6/12 Happy Hour, 6/15 Team Meeting, 6/15 Python Office Hours, 6/16 Asana Training
Goals for the upcoming week:
Continue to build my skills in R and Python and apply what I learned to the data.
Further my understanding of the paper and produce results.
All R Exercises
All Python Exercises.
Read the paper Construction and Analysis of a ceRNA Network Reveals Potential Prognostic Markers in Colorectal Cancer.
One of the main hurdles I faced when completing the tasks was the difficulty of understanding many of the figures and what those figures represented. I solved this problem by asking questions and looking up what those figures represent.