HST.508/Biophysics 170

Quantitative Genomics

                                

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

 
 

Instructors

Prof. Shamil Sunyaev (Harvard Medical School)
Prof. Leonid Mirny (MIT)

Prof. Cheng-Zhong Zhang (Harvard Medical School)

TA

Hugo Brandao


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Time: MW 2:30-4
See Syllabus for location of every class
TMEC @ HMS
    

Modules (see Syllabus for details)

Population Genetics

Statistical and Quantitative Genetics

Proteins and Genome Annotation

Epigenetics and chromatin

Cancer genomics

Metagenomics

Homework and grading

- 3 Assignments

- Many papers to read and discuss

- 2 paper to present

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

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