Biostatistics & Medical Informatics 776
Computer Sciences 776
Advanced Bioinformatics (Spring 2014)

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General Course Information

  • Instructor:
    Colin Dewey
    Office: 2128 Genetics-Biotechnology Center
    Office Hours: 11am-12pm Tuesday, 2:30-3:30pm Wednesday

  • TA:
    Sid Kiblawi
    Office: 5364 Computer Sciences
    Office Hours: 11am-12pm Monday, 2-3pm Thursday

  • Meeting Time and Location:
    9:30-10:45am Tuesday and Thursday
    3024 Engineering Hall

  • Prerequisite:
    BMI/CS 576

  • Readings:
    • most readings will be articles from the primary literature
    • required text: Biological Sequence Analysis: Probabilistic Models of Proteins and Nucleic Acids. R. Durbin, S. Eddy, A. Krogh, and G. Mitchison. Cambridge University Press, 1998. (errata)

  • Discussion Forum:
    We will be using a Piazza discussion forum.

  • Midterm Exam:
    Tuesday, March 11, in class

  • Final Exam:
    Wednesday, May 14, 5:05-7:05pm
    3024 Engineering Hall