Using Galaxy and Managing your Data

A collection of microtutorials explaining various features of the Galaxy user interface and manipulating data within Galaxy.

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Uploading Data

These tutorials will help you get data into Galaxy, before you analyse it.

Lesson Slides Hands-on Recordings
Getting data into Galaxy
Rule Based Uploader
Rule Based Uploader: Advanced
SRA Aligned Read Format to Speed Up SARS-CoV-2 data Analysis


Managing your analysis histories efficiently

Lesson Slides Hands-on Recordings
Searching Your History
Understanding Galaxy history system

Making Data Manageable

Now that you have data in Galaxy, let's make it easier to work with through collections and structured data.

Lesson Slides Hands-on Recordings
Group tags for complex experimental designs
Multisample Analysis
Name tags for following complex histories
Using dataset collections


Using Galaxy workflows to scale analysis

Lesson Slides Hands-on Recordings
Automating Galaxy workflows using the command line
Creating, Editing and Importing Galaxy Workflows
Extracting Workflows from Histories
Galaxy workflows in Dockstore
Using Workflow Parameters
Workflow Reports

Analysing Data

Some advanced topics in data analysis.

Lesson Slides Hands-on Recordings
InterMine integration with Galaxy
JupyterLab in Galaxy
RStudio in Galaxy
Use Jupyter notebooks in Galaxy

Download and free up space

Once you are done with your analyses in Galaxy, it's time to download your data and free up space.

Lesson Slides Hands-on Recordings
Downloading and Deleting Data in Galaxy


Assorted Tutorials

Lesson Slides Hands-on Recordings
Submitting sequence data to ENA

Frequently Asked Questions

Common questions regarding this topic have been collected on a dedicated FAQ page . Common questions related to specific tutorials can be accessed from the tutorials themselves.

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