Molecular biology - LABORATORIO DI BIOINFORMATICA II (2009/2010)

Course code
4S00800
Credits
6
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    Academic sector
    BIO/10 - BIOCHEMISTRY
    Language of instruction
    Italian
    Teaching is organised as follows:
    Activity Credits Period Academic staff Timetable
    Teoria 3 1st Semester Alejandro Giorgetti
    Laboratorio 3 1st Semester Alejandro Giorgetti

    Lesson timetable

    Learning outcomes

    Knowledge of the basical bioinformatic tools for the analysis, interpretation and prediction of biological data in: genomics, proteomics, trascriptomics, structural and functional biology.

    Syllabus

    Bioinformatic tools for the analysis of molecular evolution and phylogenesis: Molecular clock, substitution models, methods for the construction of phylogenetic trees.
    Protein structural preditions: Comparative modeling, Fold recognition and ab initio methods.
    Gene prediction
    Functional annotation
    Microarrays: databases and programs for the analysis of expression data.
    Introduction to the energetic treatment of proteins: MD simulations, docking ligand-protein and protein-protein

    Assessment methods and criteria

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