Diploma Course in Bioinformatics

Guru Nanak Dev University
In Amritsar

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Typology Diploma
Location Amritsar
  • Diploma
  • Amritsar

Where and when
Starts Location
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Amritsar, Punjab, Punjab, India
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Starts On request
Amritsar, Punjab, Punjab, India
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· Requirements

Student who have passed TDC Part-I (any stream) alongwith. Certificate Course in the concerned ‘add on’ subject from this University are eligible to take admission for Diploma Course along with TDC part-II in the affiliated college concerned in the this University.

Course programme

The Guru Nanak Dev University's Faculty of Life Sciences offers Diploma Course in Bioinformatics to its students. The course structure for it is as follows:

Introduction to Computational Biology
Multiple Sequence Alignment
Progressive alignment – Clustal W, T-Coffee, Position specific Scoring Matrices (PSSM) Probabilistic Models : Markov Chain, Hidden Markov Models, Role of HMMs in Gene Prediction, training HMMs, HMM Scoring Algorithims.

Protein Classification and Structure Visualisation:
Overview of Protein structure, PDB and MMDB databases
Protein Structure Visualisation Databases and Tools – Cn3D, Swiss-PDB viewer, Rasmol Protein structure alignment: VAST, DALI

Protein structure prediction:
Use of Sequence patterns for protein structure prediction
Prediction of Protein structure from amino acid sequence
Motifs, Profiles, Patterns

Biological Databases: Introduction, Importance of biological databases,
Types of biological databases
Sequence databases :- Grnbank, EMBL
Protein databases:- PDB, SWISS-PROT, TrEMBL
Genome databases – KEGG
Organism databases – Flybase, Ecoli

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