Bioinformatics in Neuroscience: a web-based approach

Course catalogue code
BMB508117
2WKS
3EC
18Nov2019
29Nov2019
Short description
Please Note: this course is subject to change from a 1 week (1,5 ECTS) to a 2 week (3 ECTS) course. 

Every day one lecture followed by hands-on computer practical; each day finishes with a keynote lecture. During the course there is an assignment with a final presentation (which will be assessed) and an exam.
This course provides an overview of multiple genetic tools used by neuroscientist, including: brain atlases, analysis of proteome/interactome data, GWAS/WebQTL/Phenotype analysis; (single cell) RNAseq.
Central theme: neurological and psychiatric diseases (Autism, Eating disorders, Schizophrenia, ALS, Epilepsy and Mental Retardation).

Registration

You can register for this course via Osiris Student. More information about the registration procedure can be found here on the Studyguide.

Mandatory

No.

Optional for students from other programmes

Yes.