BIO2085 Bioinformatics tools (spring 2019) 3 ECTS
Implementation is also a part of open university teaching
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Bioteknologian tutkinto-ohjelma
Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences

Learning outcomes

After the course, the student can:
- Explain how different databases can be used in biomedical studies and compare information from different data sources.
- Use common web tools and databases to find extensive information on individual genes and proteins of interest.
- Use tools of functional annotation to interpret gene lists.

Enrolment for University Studies

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Juha Kesseli, Teacher responsible


4-Mar-2019 – 26-Apr-2019
Lectures 2 hours
Introductory lecture
Mon 4-Mar-2019 at 10.15-12.00, F212
Independent work 80 hours


Numeric 1-5.

Evaluation criteria

Compulsory exercises. Project work is graded.

Further information

The course is organized as a web course with an introductory lecture.