In previous courses in the Specialization, we have discussed how to sequence and compare genomes. This course will cover advanced topics in finding mutations lurking within DNA and proteins.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM FINDING MUTATIONS IN DNA AND PROTEINS (BIOINFORMATICS VI)
One of the best specialization on Coursera. Highly recommended for anyone who wants to apply his/her programming skills to fascinating real-world problems.
Really enjoyed this course. It was great to get to build on work from previous courses.
It was probably my favorite in this specialization (at least, out of first six).
Really loved learning about suffix trees/arrays, BWT, Pattern matching, HMMs!
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