Online Courses Discussion

Many Wet Lab members find online courses to be a useful way to expand their skills and stay up-to-date on latest scientific advances. Below is a list of courses that members are currently enrolled in or have taken in the past.

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Genomic Data Science courses from John’s Hopkins University on Coursera

Below are are some of the online courses our members have taken as part of theĀ Genomic Data Science series available from John’s Hopkins University on Coursera.

Introduction to Genomic Technologies

From Coursera website: This course introduces you to the basic biology of modern genomics and the experimental tools that we use to measure it. We’ll introduce the Central Dogma of Molecular Biology and cover how next-generation sequencing can be used to measure DNA, RNA, and epigenetic patterns.

Command Line Tools For Genomic Data Science

From Coursera website: Introduces the commands that you need to manage and analyze directories, files, and large sets of genomic data.

Python For Genomic Data Science

From Coursera website: This class provides an introduction to the Python programming language and the iPython notebook.