starting on October 31st; taking place in presence (if conditions allow) in building E2 1, room 001 and hybrid (via MS-Teams).
every second week as MS-Teams meeting, dates to be announced, please see table below
Registration for this course is available from September, 1st:
Log into the moodle system using the settings of your university account and use "self enrollment":
You will be added to the corresponding MS-Team subsequently by the lecturer.
Written exam, to be announced.
LSF registration is mandatory to participate in the exam; deadline is seven days before the exam date.
Note: This course will be presented in English, the final exam will be available in German too.
Re-exam: to be announced
LSF registration is mandatory to participate, deadline: seven days before the exam date.
This course can be used as a "Spezialvorlesung der Bioinformatik/Special-topic Lecture Bioinformatics"
- basic knowledge of Organic Chemistry and Genetics
- scope of the lectures:
Bioinformatik I + II
Softwarewerkzeuge der Bioinformatik or Structural Bioinformatics
The questionnaire gives you an idea about the required knowledge.
Students need to have successfully passed one of the following courses to be admitted:
Bioinformatics III (Master Program Bioinformatics)
Softwarewerkzeuge der Bioinformatik
Structural Bioinformatics (Master Program Bioinformatics)
The focus of this course is the computer based prediction of suitable pharmaceutical drugs and the search for new potential targets in the human genome. Following topics are covered:
- molecular origin of typical diseases and the mode of action of drugs
- virtual substance libraries and query strategies
- in silico eADMET models and filters, bioavailability
- statistics and QSAR methods
- metabolism, toxicology and adverse side effects, also considering biomarkers
- polymorphism and susceptible genes
- identification of orthologous genes to derive new targets and model organisms
- current trends and strategies of drug design
Grade of certification ("Schein") is based on the final exam only.
Condition for participation in the final exam
Passing the two intermediate tests. These will be available in the moodle system.
First test: TBA
Second test: TBA
5 (2 V + 1 Ü)
This course is taught in English language.
|Lecture 1, October 31||Lecture 1||Assignment 1|
|Lecture 2, November 7||Lecture 2||Assignment 2|
|Tutorial 1, November 10, tba||Tutorial 1|
|Lecture 3, November 14||Lecture 3|
|Lecture 4, November 21||Lecture 4||Assignment 3|
|Tutorial 2, November 24||Tutorial 2|
|Lecture 5, November 28||Lecture 5|
|Lecture 6, December 5||Lecture 6||Assignment 4|
|Tutorial 3, December 8||Tutorial 3|
|1st Test, tba|
|Lecture 7, December 12||Lecture 7|
|Lecture 8, December 19||Lecture 8||Assignment 5|
|Tutorial 4, December 22||Tutorial 4|
|Lecture 9, January 2||Lecture 9|
|Lecture 10, January 9||Lecture 10|
|2nd Test, tba|
|Tutorial 5, January 12||Tutorial 5|
|Lecture 11, January 16||Lecture 11|
|Lecture 12, January 23||Lecture 12|
|Lecture 13, January 30||Lecture 13|
|February 6 (possibly final exam)|