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2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIOL 251 - Bioinformatics

(3 credits)
Introduction to the role computation in the analysis of biological sequence data. Topics include major technologies and data types; sequence databases, metadata and “big data” issues; introduction to the Linux operating system and its command line interface; taxonomic classification of DNA sequences; and protein-coding gene annotation and analysis tools.  Prerequisite(s):  BIOL 111   Spring , as needed.