582606 Introduction to bioinformatics (4 cr, Autumn 2009)

This course gives an introduction to the central topics in bioinformatics, and gives a foundation for further courses in the Master's Degree Programme in Bioinformatics (MBI). You do not need to be in MBI, however, to take the course! The course was previously given in Autumn 2008.


Please give anonymous feedback on the course. Same form in Finnish can be found here.

Time and place

Enrolling for the course

Please use the registration system of the Department of Computer Science to enroll for the course.

Course organizers

Lecture material


Example solutions to some exercises can be found here.


The course exams of a previous course are available here: [ps] [pdf]
Questions of two past separate exams: [exam 1] [exam 2]
Note that the course contents have changed a bit since the course was previously held.


Lectures will be based on

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