166.221 Bioinformatics for Biomedical Engineers
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

- present the importance of the field of applied bioinformatics for the field of biomedical engineering and life sciences.

- derive the biological and biotechnological basics for the solution of bioinformatic problems.

- explain the essential tasks and applied tools for the analysis of DNA, RNA and protein sequences.

- explain important bioinformatic databases and their architecture.

Subject of course

The lecture covers the following tasks:

- Introduction to Bioinformatics.

- Bioinformatic Servers and Databases

- Tools and algorithms for finding DNA, RNA and protein sequence similarities.

- Introduction to applied bioinformatics of the genome, transcriptome, proteome and metagenome.

- Models for molecular evolution and their calculation

The focus of the lecture is on developing the knowledge for the correct application of bioinformatic tools and programs.

Teaching methods

- Lecture

- Presentation of examples

- Explanations based on questions asked

 

Mode of examination

Written

Additional information

The exact Distance Learning Format will be announced from mid September 2020

Held in english language

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
10:00 - 12:0019.11.2020 - 30.11.2020 online on TUWEL (LIVE)Bioinformatics for BME 166.221
Bioinformatics for Biomedical Engineers - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Thu19.11.202010:00 - 12:00 online on TUWELBioinformatics for BME 166.221
Fri20.11.202010:00 - 12:00 online on TUWELBioinformatics for BME 166.221
Mon23.11.202010:00 - 12:00 online on TUWELBioinformatics for BME 166.221
Tue24.11.202010:00 - 12:00 online on TUWELBioinformatics for BME 166.221
Wed25.11.202010:00 - 12:00 online on TUWELBioinformatics for BME 166.221
Thu26.11.202010:00 - 12:00 online on TUWELBioinformatics for BME 166.221
Fri27.11.202010:00 - 12:00 online on TUWELBioinformatics for BME 166.221
Mon30.11.202010:00 - 12:00 online on TUWELBioinformatics for BME 166.221
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Two-hour written exam which is offered monthly.

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Mon09:30 - 11:3028.06.2021 written01.02.2021 00:00 - 26.06.2021 00:00TISSBioinformatics for Biomedical Engineers Exam

Course registration

Not necessary

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
045 006 Digital Skills STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 453 Biomedical Engineering
AM Lif e S cie nce s Austauschmodule Life Sciences

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Language

English