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BIOL 550 - Bioinformatics

Course Description: 

This course is tailored for life science graduates having little to no prior knowledge of Unix/Linux-like operating systems. Topics covered will include Linux/UNIX-like operating systems, the Bash shell, Perl programming, collecting and storing sequences in the lab, multiple sequence alignments, database searching for similar sequences, gene prediction, genome analysis, and phylogenetic prediction.

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Prerequisite: 

None

Corequisite: 

None