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/BIO255H1, BIO260H1/HMB265H1

Course Coordinator: Dr. Atina Cote

Offered: January to April 2019 - Tuesdays (1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

Location: GB 221