Independent Studies in Computational Biology

Reading


Course reading includes current primary research articles and reviews from top tier journals including Nature and Science. Texts for background material in mouse genetics, quantitative trait locus analysis, and R programming are made available to each school as well.

  1. Lee M. Silver, Mouse Genetics: Concepts and Applications (New York: Oxford University Press 1995), http://www.informatics.jax.org/silverbook/index.shtml
  2. Peter Dalgaard, Introductory Statistics with R (New York: Springer Science+Business Media LLC 2008)
  3. Phil Spector, Data Manipulation with R (New York: Springer Science+Business Media LLC 2008)
  4. Karl W. Broman and Saunak Sen, A Guide to QTL Mapping with R/qtl (New York: Springer Science+Business Media LLC 2009)

 

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