2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

BIOL 04463 Introduction to Bioinformatics

This will be a general introduction to bioinformatic tools and analytics. We will cover aspects of nucleic-acid and protein-sequence comparisons, assembly/annotation of small genomes, metabolic modeling of genomes, comparative genomics, phylogenetics and computational biology. The course will consist of two hours of lecture and two hours of lab per week. Prerequisites: BIOL 04310 and BIOL 04350. (S)