Vorlesung/Lecture "Algorithms for Biologists"
Dozent / Lecturer
Prof. Dr. Rolf Backofen, Dr. Dominic Rose, Kousik Kundu
Termine / Dates
Voraussetzungen / Prerequisites
Basic knowledge in molecular biology and computer science will be advantageous.
Additional Information and Material
We will not only introduce standard algorithms but also present
selected results of recent and current research. Therefore, the
following books may help to follow the course, since they provide lots
of background information. However, the lecture is not based upon
Computational Molecular Biology: An Introduction.
Peter Clote and Rolf Backofen.
Jon Wiley & Sons, Chichester, August 2000.
Bioinformatics: Sequence and genome analysis
David W. Mount
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, New York, 2004.
Biological sequence analysis - Probabilistic models of proteins and nucleic acids.
Richard Durbin, Sean Eddy, Anders Krogh and Graeme Mitchison.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1998.
Algorithms on Strings, Trees, and Sequences.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1997.