BIFX 551 Programming for Bioinformatics

Prerequisite: Admission to the Bioinformatics Certificate or the Biomedical Science program and BIFX 501 or BIFX 502. Lab fee. This class will provide students with an introduction to the Perl, Python and R programming languages. The concepts will be put in context with examples and uses relevant to Bioinformatics. Examples covered will range from data file retrieval and manipulation, to sequence analysis, microarray analysis, data presentation and visualization.




Spring Semester