Course Detail:


Introduction to Bioinformatics

3 Credit Hour Course

Intended For Level 4 Term 1 Students

Prerequisite: CSE207

Molecular biology basics: DNA, RNA, genes, and proteins; Genome rearrangements; DNA sequence alignments; Gene prediction; Dynamic Programming, Local and Global Alignment; DNA sequencing, genome sequencing, protein sequencing, spectrum graphs; Combinatorial pattern matching: Database Search, Rapid String Matching, BLAST, FASTA; Genome Assembly: Consensus-alignment-overlap, Graph-based assembly; Expression Analysis, Clustering and classification; Evolutionary trees and Phylogenetics; Statistical and machine Learning Methods in Bioinformatics