CS 415 Computational Biology: Sequence Analysis

CS J415/J515 Computational Biology: Sequence Analysis (3 cr)

Design and analyze algorithms that address the computational problems posed by biological sequence data, such as DNA or protein sequences. Topics may include: comparing sequences (from genes to genomes), database searching, multiple sequence alignment, phylogenetic inferencing, gene discovery and annotation, and genome assembly. Additional class presentation and/or paper required for graduate credit.

Prereq: Knowledge of high level programming language, basic probability theory, basic molecular biology, or Permission

Joint Listed Courses

CS 515