Biostatistics & Medical Informatics 776
Computer Sciences 776
Advanced Bioinformatics (Spring 2017)

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

General Course Information

  • Instructor:
    Anthony Gitter
    Office: WID 3268
    Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 2:30-3:30 PM

  • TA:
    Li Liu
    Office: CS 7370
    Office Hours: Wednesday, 2:00-3:00 PM

  • Meeting Time and Location:
    Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00-2:15 PM
    Computer Sciences 1263

  • 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 7, in class

  • Final Exam:
    Sunday May 7, 2:45-4:45 PM, Computer Sciences 1263