Systems Biology

Course ID
7ΕΒ17
Επίπεδο
Undergraduate
Είδος
Optional (compulsory)
Εξάμηνο
7
Περίοδος
Fall Semester
ECTS
5
Ώρες Θεωρίας
3
Ώρες Εργαστηρίου
-

Instructor

Description

Introduction to systems biology. From molecules to paths. From paths to networks. Circuits and electrical activity in biological systems. Mathematical representation of cellular processes. Simulation of cellular processes. Experimental techniques used in system biology. Model organisms in systems biology.. Analysis of biological networks. Basic properties of biological networks. From topology to function. The main mathematical models in biological networks. Identifying emerging properties. Biochemical networks. Regulatory networks. Networks of protein-protein interactions. Ecological networks -food chains. Signalling networks. Other types of networks in Biomedicine. Systems Biology in Biomedicine. Software and databases in Systems Biology. Case studies and applications.

Textbooks/Bibliography

  • Εισαγωγή στη Γονιδιωματική, Arthur M. Lesk, UTOPIA ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΕΠΕ, 1η Ελληνική-2η Αμερικανική/2016, ΑΘΗΝΑ, 59380291
  • ΥΠΟΛΟΓΙΣΤΙΚΗ ΒΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ, ΧΡΙΣΤΟΦΟΡΟΣ ΝΙΚΟΛΑΟΥ, “Ελληνικά Ακαδημαϊκά Ηλεκτρονικά Συγγράμματα και Βοηθήματα – Αποθετήριο “”Κάλλιπος”””, 1η/2016, ΑΘΗΝΑ, 320114