BINF 301 Introduction to Bioinformatics (3 credits)

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Offered by: Parasitology (Agricultural & Environmental Sciences)

Overview

Bioinformatics : Introduces analysis of DNA, RNA and protein sequences using computer software. Emphasis on implementation of molecular evolution theory for algorithms to make predictions of sequence function and infer the evolutionary history of sequences. Assessing analysis reliability and methods to improve efficiency of computer algorithms and their implications are discussed.

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Robin N Beech (Winter)