CS 598 MEB - Computational Cancer Genomics

Spring 2022

TitleRubricSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Computational Cancer GenomicsCS598MEB69011S1541530 - 1645 T R  1302 Siebel Center for Comp Sci Mohammed El-Kebir

Official Description

Subject offerings of new and developing areas of knowledge in computer science intended to augment the existing curriculum. See Class Schedule or departmental course information for topics and prerequisites. Course Information: May be repeated in the same or separate terms if topics vary.

Section Description

Title: Computational cancer genomics This course focuses on recent algorithmic methods in cancer genomics, including somatic variant calling, phylogeny inference and identification of driver mutations. Students will study the underlying principles of these methods and the application of these methods to cancer genomics data. This course is appropriate for graduate students in computer science, bioengineering, mathematics and statistics. Familiarity with basic statistics, probability and algorithms is expected. For up-to-date information about CS course restrictions, please see the following link: http://go.cs.illinois.edu/csregister