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Specialization
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Specialization
100% online

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Hours to complete

Approx. 20 hours to complete

Suggested: 6-8 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English...

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
4 hours to complete

Introduction

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Reading
5 videos (Total 144 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
Video5 videos
Lecture 2 - Biological Model Systems26m
Lecture 3 - Experimental Perturbations29m
Lecture 4 - Measuring Nucleic Acids29m
Lecture 5 - Measuring Protein and Protein States28m
Reading6 readings
Lecture Slides10m
Lecture Slides10m
Lecture Slide10m
Lecture Slides10m
Lecture Slides10m
Reading List10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Quiz 140m
Week
2
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

Deep mRNA Sequencing

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Reading
5 videos (Total 93 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
Video5 videos
Lecture 2 - 2nd and 3rd Generation Sequencing20m
Lecture 3 - Illumina-Based mRNA Sequencing19m
Lecture 4 - Lab-Based Video28m
Lecture 5 - mRNA Sequencing Data Analysis12m
Reading4 readings
Lecture Slides10m
Lecture Slides10m
Lecture Slides10m
Reading List10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Quiz 220m
Week
3
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Mass Spectrometry-Based Proteomics

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Reading
6 videos (Total 87 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
Video6 videos
Lecture 2 - Basics of Mass Spectrometry 215m
Lecture 3 - Quantification in Proteomics15m
Lecture 4 - Lab-Based Video - Proteomics Day 117m
Lecture 5 - Lab-Based Video - Proteomics Day 216m
Lecture 6 - Lab-Based Video - Analysis7m
Reading3 readings
Lecture Slides10m
Lecture Slides10m
Reading List10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Quiz 320m
Week
4
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Midterm Exam

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Reading
1 quiz
Quiz1 practice exercise
Midterm Exam34m
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Top Reviews

By FPJun 3rd 2016

Excellent course with a wealth of information about system biology technologies

By EMDec 4th 2015

Great course,\n\nRecommended if you are interest in new technologies

Instructor

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Marc Birtwistle, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology and Systems Therapeutics, Systems Biology Center New York (SBCNY)

About Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, in New York City is a leader in medical and scientific training and education, biomedical research and patient care....

About the Systems Biology and Biotechnology Specialization

Design systems-level experiments using appropriate cutting edge techniques, collect big data, and analyze and interpret small and big data sets quantitatively. The Systems Biology Specialization covers the concepts and methodologies used in systems-level analysis of biomedical systems. Successful participants will learn how to use experimental, computational and mathematical methods in systems biology and how to design practical systems-level frameworks to address questions in a variety of biomedical fields. In the final Capstone Project, students will apply the methods they learned in five courses of specialization to work on a research project....
Systems Biology and Biotechnology

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