University of Portland Bulletin 2020-2021

CS 523 Computational Biology

Study of advanced algorithmic and analysis techniques for biological data such as DNA, RNA, proteins and gene expression. Topics and project include molecular biology, alignment and searching algorithms, sequence evolution algorithms, genetic trees and analysis of microarray data. Interdisciplinary course that assumes programming skills. Special project required. Knowledge of data structures, biology, programming and calculus required.

Cross Listed Courses

CS 423