BCBIO 401: Fundamentals of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
(3-0) Cr. 3. F.
Prereq: BCBIO 322 and basic programming experience (e.g. COM S 207, COM S 227 or permission of instructor)
Application of computer science and engineering to molecular biology. String algorithms, sequence alignments, data structures, homology search methods, pattern recognition, fragment assembly, genome annotation, construction of bioinformatics databases, and gathering and distribution of biological information with the Internet.