Examine genome analysis using public biological databases in both UNIX and Windows environments. In this course, you will gain hands-on experience in commercial bioinformatics by analyzing and annotating a full genome through applying and integrating the information, methodology and tools. Using the Perl programming language in a UNIX environment, you will learn to query databases, parse the resulting data and generate relevant reports. Databases and software covered include NCBI, BLAST/PSI-BLAST, CLUSTALW, PFAM, KEGG, RefSeq and OMIM.
Note: Prerequisites: Completion of "Bioinformatics", "Perl Programming" and "Introduction to Molecular Biology" or equivalent experience/knowledge.
Course Number: BIOL-40131
Credit: 3.00 units
There are no sections of this course planned for the current quarter. Please contact the Life Sciences department at or firstname.lastname@example.org for information about when this course will be offered again.