Introduction to the genetics of humans. Subjects covered include human genome structure, genetic diseases and predispositions, the human genome project, forensic use of human genetic markers, human variability, and human evolution.
Offered: Spring 2007
Lecture, discussion, and projects in bioinformatics. Students will create, extend, and integrate bioinformatic software tools. Topics include genome-scale mRNA expression analysis, signal transduction pathway modeling, genome database analysis tools, and modeling morphogenesis from gene expression patterns. Each project will link into a larger Web application framework.
Instructor: Mjolsness, Wold
Offerred: Spring, 2002