Bioinformatics

Course Code :1001WETBIN
Study domain:Engineering Sciences
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:30
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Geert Vandeweyer
Dieter Vandenheuvel

3. Course contents *

Part I. Background basics Bioinformatics

1. Introduction

2. Background on DNA/RNA/Protein regulation

3. Databases and Data Formats

Part II. Sequence Analysis

4. sequence alignment

5. profiles and motifs

6. phylogenetic trees

7. High throughput sequencing

Part III. Functional Analysis

7. Prediction and analysis of molecular functions

8. Gene expression analysis

9. Variant effect analysis in human disease