BTEC 201 Introduction to Bioinformatics (2)
Lec-36 (total hrs)
Credit, Degree Applicable
Introduction to genomics and the tools, techniques and databases used in bioinformatics. Topics include molecular biology, genome sequence acquisition, online databases and software used in biotechnology. Hands-on practice includes web programs for aligning sequences, comparing DNA or protein sequences, retrieving genomic and clinical data.Emphasis is on online bioinformatics databases.