GEN 812 (01) - Programming for Bioinformatics

Programming for Bioinformatics

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Genetics
Credits: 5.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   11  
CRN: 12001
Development of programming skills that enable life science students to ask fundamental biological questions that require computers to automate repetitive tasks and handle query results efficiently. Topics include: computer values of important parameters of biological sequence data; pattern search and motif discovery scripts; accessing, querying, manipulating, retrieving, parsing, analyzing, and saving data from local and remote databases. One semester of bioinformatics and one semester of genetics recommended. Computer Lab.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Cross listed with : GEN 712.01
Instructors: Anthony Westbrook

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 MWF 8:10am - 10:00am NESM 125
Final Exam 12/18/2023 12/18/2023 M 1:00pm - 3:00pm NESM 125