Biomedical Informatics (BMI)

Vakbeschrijving Biomedical Informatics (BMI)
Collegejaar: 2014-2015
Studiegidsnummer: BMI
  • Dr. A.P. Gultyaev
Voertaal: Engels
Blackboard: Nee
EC: 6
Niveau: 500
Periode: Semester 1, Blok I
  • Geen Keuzevak
  • Wel Contractonderwijs
  • Wel Exchange
  • Wel Study Abroad
  • Geen Avondonderwijs
  • Geen A-la-Carte en Aanschuifonderwijs
  • Geen Honours Class

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Core course in MSc Life Science and Technology, elective course MSc Chemistry

This course consists of the following main topics:
1. Computational analysis of genomic data (genome assemblies, genome-scale alignments, genomic context analysis, SNP data analysis)
2. Evolution and diversity of human genome.
3. Medical Genomics (biomarker identification, epigenetics, disease-associated genes, human pathogen data, gut metagenomics).
4. Computational analysis of biopolymers (structure predictions, biomolecular engineering, functional annotation of proteins, protein design).
5. Cheminformatics, data mining of biologically active compounds, searching for drugs and drug targets.