|Timetable for 4273π Bioinformatics for Biologists|
|1||Genomes, sequences and bioinformatics data.||Linux and Perl.|
|2||-||Linux, Perl and protein BLAST.|
|3||-||Linux, Perl and delimiting gene/protein families.|
|4||Multiple alignment and phylogeny.||Multiple alignment and phylogeny.|
|5||Gene family evolution.||Gene family evolution.|
|6||BLAST; DNA sequence analysis.||DNA sequence analysis.|
|7||Looking at species differences.||Detecting positive selection.|
|8||Function and evolution of enzymes.||Function and evolution of enzymes.|
|9||Seminar: student presentations.||-|
Lectures last slightly less than an hour. Practical classes all use the Raspberry Pi, and last two hours. In addition, in their own time, students engage in self-study and complete a coursework ‘practical project’.
Barker et al.
Barker et al. BMC Bioinformatics 2013 14:243 doi:10.1186/1471-2105-14-243