Molecular Bioinformatics – A Hands-on Course
This course aims at providing theoretical and practical knowledge about the several bioinformatic tools commonly used in biological and health sciences research. The course has a strong "hands on" component and covers essential bioinformatics topics such as sequence databases and data retrieval, sequence alignment, nucleotide and protein sequence analysis to infer biological functions, primer and siRNA design, gene ontology search, and multiple databases query for nucleic acid and protein sequence analysis.
By the end of the course the participants must be able to:
Course accredited by the University of Porto. Credits: 2 ECTS.
Target audience: Researchers, technicians, graduation and post-graduation (i.e. MSc and PhD) students in the areas of Biological and Medical Sciences. Admission criteria: BSc in Biological and Medical Sciences. Basic computer skills are required.
Number of participants: 12 (max)/2 (min).
Tuition fee: 150¤ Others/125¤ FMUP. The fee must be paid upon definitive registration. Coordinator: Filipe Almeida Monteiro, Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto. Faculty: Filipe Almeida Monteiro, PhD in the area of Biomedicine, University of Porto.
School Year Calendar:
Schedule: 2pm-6pm (7-9/05/2018) and 2pm-5pm (10-11/05/2018)
01.02 to 06.03.2018
Registration on-line :
30.03 to 19.04.2018
|Teacher Responsible:||Filipe Monteiro|
|Type of course/cycle of study:||Continuing Training Unit|