Biostatistics & Medical Informatics 776
Computer Sciences 776
Advanced Bioinformatics (Spring 2018)

General Course Information
Course Overview
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Syllabus, Readings, Lecture Notes
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Homework and Project
Past Semesters
DNA

General Course Information

  • Instructor:
    Anthony Gitter
    Email: gitter@biostat.wisc.edu
    Office: WID 3268
    Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 2:30-3:30 PM

  • TA:
    Fangzhou Mu
    Email: fmu2@wisc.edu
    Office: WID 3365C
    Office Hours: Monday, 1:00-2:00 PM

  • Meeting Time and Location:
    Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00-2:15 PM
    Engineering Hall 2309

  • 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:
    Piazza discussion forum

  • Midterm Exam:
    Tuesday March 13, in class

  • Final Exam:
    Wednesday May 9, 12:25-2:25 PM