MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

GS01 1143 Introduction to Bioinformatics

Chen, Ken and Navin, Nicholas. Three-credit hour. Fall, annually. Grading System: Letter Grade.

This course is intended to be an introduction to concepts and methods in bioinformatics with a focus on analyzing data merging from high throughput experimental pipelines such as next-gen sequencing. Students will be exposed to algorithms and software tools involved in various aspects of data processing and biological interpretation. Though some prior programming experience is highly recommended, it is not a requirement.

NOTE:  Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, this Fall 2020 course will be offered in SPRING, 2021 if restrictions on in-person classes have been relaxed.  

Course Outline Introduction to Bioinformatics