Whole-Genome Sequencing and Analysis Laboratory
The principles and practice of whole-genome sequencing. Each student team will sequence an entire eukaryotic genome and analyze it. Topics will include: modern sequencing technology, yeast husbandry, genomic library construction and quality control, 'next generation' sequencing, sequence assembly using a reference genome, principles of genome organization, mutation detection and interpretation.
Prerequisite: BIO230H1, BIO260H1/HMB265H1
Course Coordinator: Dr. Adam Rosebrock
Offered: January to April 2016 - Tuesdays (1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
Location: 3379, 3280, 3283 Medical Sciences Building