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Spring 2018
Apr 09, 2020
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SYSM 592 - Cancer BioInformatics
While breakthroughs abound in cancer research, there is a profound disconnection in translating these discoveries into clinical medicine. This new didactic course will be based on application of computational biology and high throughput technologies to cancer research. The course is designed as a combination of lectures and practical computer based exercises utilizing functionalities of web-based cancer resources. The course will also cover some aspects of pharmacogenomics. The students will experience the use and applications of informatics resources and tools to different types of cancer. The main goal is to understand these diseases from a Systems Perspective.

1.000 Credit hours
1.000 Lecture hours

Levels: MN or MC Graduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Systems Medicine Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      MN or MC Graduate

Mutual Exclusion:
This course carries a mutual exclusion with the following courses; you may not enroll in it if you have completed any of the following with a passing grade:
BCHB 592

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