COMP 561 Computational Biology Methods and Research (4 credits)

Offered by: Computer Science (Faculty of Science)


Computer Science (Sci) : Application of computer science techniques to problems arising in biology and medicine, techniques for modeling evolution, aligning molecular sequences, predicting structure of a molecule and other problems from computational biology. An in-depth exploration of key research areas.

Terms: Fall 2024

Instructors: Blanchette, Mathieu; Becerra, David (Fall)

  • 4 hours

  • Prerequisites: COMP 251, and MATH 323 or MATH 203 or BIOL 309

  • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken or are taking COMP 462.

  • Note: Additional work will consist of assignments and of a substantial final project that will require to put in practice the concepts covered in the course.

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