HST.508/Biophysics 170

Quantitative Genomics

                                

Nothing in Biology Makes Sense Except in the Light of Evolution
Theodosius Dobzhansky

 
 

Instructors

Prof. Leonid Mirny (MIT)

Prof. Shamil Sunyaev (Harvard Medical School)

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Monday, Wednesday and (some) Fridays
 
2:30-4pm

  room 56-191 @ MIT

Modules (see Syllabus for details)

Population Genetics

Quantitative Genetics

    GAWS, Missing heritability

Protein evolution

Epigenetics and chromatin

Cancer genomics

Homework and grading

- 3 Assignments

- Many papers to read and discuss

- 2 paper to present

- Final Project:
    presentation and paper (~5 pages)

    UPLOAD YOUR SOLUTION HERE

    password: a movie about genomics
                        in all capitals

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