PhD Seminar Course on

Introduction to Bioinformatics

Cagliari, 8,9,13,14,15 October



Instructor: Andrew Martin
University College London
Duration: 9 hours
Schedule:
  • Wednesdays 8, h. 15-16 Aula X
  • Thursday 9, h. 15-16 Sala Riunioni - DIEE Pad. B
  • Monday 13, h. 10-12, Sala Riunioni - DIEE Pad. B
  • Tuesday 14, h. 10-13, Sala Riunioni - DIEE Pad. B
  • Wednesdays 15, h. 10-12, Sala Riunioni - DIEE Pad. B
Topics:
  • Introduction to bioinformatics techniques
  • Introduction to bioinformatics databases and resources
  • Introduction to genomics
  • Gene finding
  • Medical applications of bioinformatics
  • Sequence searching techniques for protein modelling
  • Comparative protein modelling
  • Analysis of Antibody Sequence and Structure
  • Post-genomic analysis of effects of mutations on protein structure
Assessment: Read journal article(s) in document understanding area and write 1 page summary.
Organizer: Giuliano Armano
Dep. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
University of Cagliari, Italy
Email: armano@diee.unica.it