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301590 VU Fundamental Bioinformatics (2017W)

5.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).


max. 200 participants
Language: German



Termin: jew. Mo. von 9.45 - 13.00 Uhr
Ort: HS 3/UZA II Geozentrum, Althanstraße 14, 1090 Wien.
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Aims, contents and method of the course

Introduction to basic bioinformatical algorithms, in particular sequence
analysis methods.
sequence similarity; dynamic programming; alignment algorithms
(Needleman-Wunsch, Smith-Waterman, Gotoh, BLAST and FASTA);
multiple alignments; clustering and phylogeny reconstruction; RNA secondary
Course material: Lecture notes
Grading: Written exam

Assessment and permitted materials

written exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Understanding basic algorithms for sequence analysis as well as selected
advanced algorithms.

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory

BMB 7, BMG 7,B-BMB 9, B-BMG 9, BAN 6, BBO 8, BOE 11, BPB 11, BZO 11

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:44