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Biology (BIOL)

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BIOL 6300:

Selected Topics in Biology
Cr. 3. (3-3-0). May be repeated when topics vary.

BIOL 6305:

Cr. 3. This course is for students in the MS in Biomedical Sciences-Professional Science Master’s Program. It prepares students interested in industrial biomedical sciences careers. May be repeated once for credit .

BIOL 6320:

Introduction to Bioinformatics
Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
A basic introduction to the study of biological information stemming from molecular genetics, proteomics and metabomics; with the practical tools of mathematics and computer science.

BIOL 6330:

Comparative Genomics
Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
Comparative studies of genomes and genomic information among species, with a concentration on the human genome.

BIOL 6333:

Advanced Cell Biology and Proteomics
Cr. 3. (3-3-0). Prerequisites or Co-requisite: BIOL 3320 and BIOL 4237; or BIOL 4310 and BIOL 4210.
Advanced concepts in cell and molecular biology and the studies in proteomics.

BIOL 6335:

Applications for Bioinformatics
Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
Study of various tools used in genomics, proteomics and metabomics including microarrays
and application programs.

BIOL 6337:

Computer Science for Bioinformatics
Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
Computer Science programs for bioinformatics: includes programming in PERL and use of
applied programs.