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Bioinformatics Analysis Minor

Feng Cui, Minor Adviser
585-475-4115, fxcsbi@rit.edu

The bioinformatics analysis minor immerses students in the core challenges and strengths of the field of bioinformatics, as well as the ethical issues involved. Students gain hands-on experience implementing some of the core algorithms utilized by professionals in the field.

Notes about this minor:

  • This minor is closed to students majoring in bioinformatics.
  • Posting of the minor on the student's academic transcript requires a minimum GPA of 2.0 in the minor.
Course
Prerequisites
Students must complete the following courses or their equivalent
BIOL-102 General Biology II
or  
BIOL-122 Introductory Biology II
and   
BIOL-201 Cellular and Molecular Biology
Required Courses
BIOL-130 Introduction to Bioinformatics
BIOL-330 Bioinformatics
BIOL-425 Ethics in Bioinformatics
Electives
Choose two of the following
   BIOL-230    Bioinformatics Languages
   BIOL-430    Bioinformatics Algorithms
   BIOL-494    Molecular Modeling and Proteomics
   BIOL-635    Bioinformatics Seminar