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Aug 29, 2016 by Adele Ashkar (aashkar)
PSMB 6102 : Scripting
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:06:09 GMT
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 14:39:32 GMT
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Professional Studies Molecular Biology (PSMB)
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PSMB: Bioinformatics and Biotechnology
College of Professional Studies
Professional Studies in Molecular Biology (PSMB)
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Dr. Max Alekseyev
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Introduction to basic concepts of scripting in bioinformatics, such as alignments, searches, and data manipulation for biological data.
As a result of completing this course, students will be able to: 1. Explain how genomic data is generated, annotated, stored and manipulated. 2. Describe scripting approaches in scientific literature and their application to the field of bioinformatics. 3. Use the Unix computing environment and Python scripting in bioinformatics applications. 4. Apply computer programming concepts to analyze genomic data from GenBank, SwissProt, SNP data base, and other genomic data bases.
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Mon, 04 Jul 2016 15:24:43 GMT
Rollback: The syllabus includes 15 weeks of class time and a final exam. GW’s semesters are 14 weeks of class time and an exam is given or a paper is due during exam week. Cheryl