COMP 383: Computational Biology

This course presents an algorithmic focus to problems in computational biology. It is built on earlier courses on algorithms and bioinformatics. Problems and solutions covered in this course include gene hunting, sequence comparison, multiple alignment, gene prediction, trees and sequences, databases, and rapid sequence analysis.

Credit Hours

3

Description

This course presents an algorithmic focus to problems in computational biology. As such it is built on earlier courses on algorithms and bioinformatics. Problems and solutions covered in this course include Gene Hunting, Sequence Comparison, Multiple Alignment, Gene Prediction, Trees and Sequences, Databases and Rapid sequence analysis.

Outcome

Students will learn, in detail, foundational methods and algorithms in bioinformatics.

Syllabi

Semester/Year Instructor URL
Spring 2016 Dr. Heather E. Wheeler https://luc.box.com/s/ktamvof6a5lbzmcvaszsunrddvm5t8nt