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BI 526 COMPARATIVE GENOMICS                                                                                 (1L+1P) II

Objective
  To understand comparative genomics analysis among various species and their role in nucleotide variations.

Theory

UNIT I
  Objective and Overview of Genome Comparisons; Genome Alignments: BLAST2, MUMmer, PipMaker, VISTA, Gene Order; Comparative Genomics: Synteny among Prokaryotes and Eukaryotes.

UNIT II
  Comparative Genomics Databases: COG, VirGen, CORG, HOBACGEN, Homophila, XREFdb, Gramene; Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms: dbSNP and other SNP-related databases.

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