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BIO2085 Bioinformatics tools (spring 2017) 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
Master's Degree Programme in Bioinformatics

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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Matti Nykter, Teacher responsible
Juha Kesseli, Teacher responsible


6-Mar-2017 – 28-May-2017
Independent work 80 hours Web-based


Numeric 1-5.

Evaluation criteria

Project work.

Further information

Web-based course, no contact teaching. BIO2200 or equivalent knowledge is recommended as a prerequisite. Open for exchange students with suitable background. An identical course is organized in period II.