Visual Universitätsmedizin Mainz

Ingenuity Pathway Analysis (IPA)

Course description

Ingenuity Pathway Analysis (IPA) is a tool which can be used to interpret and analyze omics data, and to identify new biomarkers in the context of biological systems. The University Medical Center has an IPA license; if you plan to use IPA, just contact the Core Facility Bioinformatics (BIUM (MZ)) asking for an account.

Target audience, number of participants

Doctoral candidates and postdoctoral researchers

Maximum number of participants: 30


  • Introduction to IPA
  • Data upload
  • Core analysis setup and results I
  • Lunch break
  • Core analysis results II
  • Comparison analysis & analysis match
  • BioProfiler & IsoProfiler 
  • My pathway
  • MicroRNA target filter
  • New feature and development
  • Q&A


Participants are expected to bring a laptop and to make sure that they followed the instructions under "Important information" in the form (IPA Client installation + download demo data).

Next workshop:
To be announced