Dates and registration

Course lead

Professor Tim Ebbels
Reader in Computational Bioinformatics

To fully benefit from this course, attendees will ideally have a basic knowledge of analytic chemistry techniques.

This 5 day course provides a comprehensive overview of data analysis for metabolic profiling studies with data acquired from NMR spectroscopy and Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry. It combines lectures and tutorial sessions to ensure a thorough understanding of the theory and practical applications.

Day 1

Introductory lectures on NMR and LC-MS

Day 2

Lectures and tutorials covering pre-processing metabolomic NMR and LC-MS data

Day 3

Lectures and tutorials covering study design, univariate statistics and exploratory multivariate statistics including PCA

Day 4

Advanced multivariate statistical techniques such as PLS and Orthogonal PLS, including tips and tricks for data analysis

Day 5

Metabolite identification with LCMS and NMR data and pathway analysis with metabolite data.


This course has been approved by the Royal Society of Chemistry. This event has been awarded 20 CPD credits by the Royal Society of Medicine in accordance with its current guidelines. 

RSM accreditation