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ENS 210 Computational Biology 3 Credits
1. Basic Concepts of Molecular Biology; Life, Proteins, Nucleic acids. 2. The Mechanisms of Molecular Genetics; Genes and the Genetic Code, Transcription, Translation and Protein Synthesis, junk DNA and Reading frames,Chromosomes 3. How the Genome is Studied; Maps and Sequences, Specific Techniques 4. The Human Genome Project 5. Molecular Biology Databases on the Web 6. Strings, Graphs and Algorithms 7. Sequence Alignment Algorithms; Global, Semiglobal, and Local Alignment 8. Multiple Sequence Alignment; Star alignment, Tree alignment 9. Database Search; PAM, BLOSSUM matrices, BLAST, FASTA 10. Quantitative and Probabilistic Pattern Matching 11. Protein Ligand Docking 12. Bio-ethics Also part of the "core course" pools for the BIO and CS degree program.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Fall 2017-2018 Computational Biology 3
Fall 2014-2015 Computational Biology 3
Fall 2013-2014 Computational Biology 3
Spring 2012-2013 Computational Biology 3
Spring 2011-2012 Computational Biology 3
Spring 2010-2011 Computational Biology 3
Spring 2009-2010 Computational Biology 3
Spring 2008-2009 Computational Biology 3
Spring 2007-2008 Computational Biology 3
Spring 2006-2007 Computational Biology 3
Spring 2005-2006 Computational Biology 3
Spring 2004-2005 Computational Biology 3
Fall 2003-2004 Computational Biology 3
Fall 2002-2003 Computational Biology 3
Fall 2001-2002 Computational Biology 3
Spring 2000-2001 Computational Biology 3

Prerequisite: MATH 101 - Undergraduate - Min Grade D
and CS 201 - Undergraduate - Min Grade D (can be taken concurrently)
Corequisite: ENS 210R
ECTS Credit: 6 ECTS / 6 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
General Requirements: