The course topics will include theoretical and practical aspects in:
- Large-scale genome comparisons
- Evolutionary analyses
- Sequence and genome alignments
- Orthologs prediction and classification
- Genome data visualization & Next Generation Sequencing tools & analysis
Reviews on each suggested topic will include their corresponding research perspectives, aiming at helping young scientists to gain insights into ongoing research in this domain.
Practical sessions in a Linux environment will involve Unix shell and Perl scripting. Students are assumed to be familiar with this environment.