Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024
Western Main Campus

Medical Bioinformatics 4850G


Basics of data analysis and visualization using the R statistical programming language with a main focus on next generation sequencing (NGS) data. Topics include: fundamentals of NGS technologies; data formats and structures of sequencing data; effective analysis of different types of sequencing data (RNAseq, ATAC-seq and ChIP-seq) using R. Antirequisite: the former Medical Health Informatics 4850G.

Prerequisite(s): Biology 2581A/B; one of Biology 2244A/B, Statistical Sciences 2244A/B, Statistical Sciences 2858A/B; and registration in Year 4 of a BMSc, BHSc, or BSc degree.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 2 laboratory hours per week.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY C i  
Subject Code: MBI

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