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COMP421
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COMP443
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COMP448
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COMP450
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COMP452
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COMP453
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COMP455
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COMP456
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COMP460
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COMP455B Bioinformatics

15 Points

An introduction to bioinformatics, open to students majoring in computer science or biology. It includes an overview of molecular biology, genomics, script language programming, algorithms for biological data, an introduction to machine learning and data mining.

Pre Requisite Papers
60 points at 300 level in Computer Science and/or Biology, including either
COMP317 Design and Analysis of Algorithms or
BIOL310 Advanced Genetics plus
STAT111 Statistics for Science or
STAT121 Introduction to Statistical Methods

Corresponding Papers
COMP555 Bioinformatics

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