MOLECULAR GENETICS

Second cycle degree in MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: GABRIELE SALES

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Prerequisites: The basic knowledge deriving from the subjects of the first year of the Master Degree
Examination methods: Written exam.
Course unit contents: Introduction to Systems Biology.
Basics of Derivatives, Integrals and Differential Equations
Mathematical Modeling.
Static Network Models.
Markov Models.
Mutual Information, Relevance Networks and Bayesian Networks.
The Mathematics of Biological Systems.
Parameter Estimation from Noisy Data: Grid Searches, Hill Climbing, Genetic Algorithms.
Signaling Systems.
Population Systems.
SIR Model Simulation.