Genome evolution and phylogenetics.
The origin of genomes.
Acquisition of new genes.
DNA sequencing- chemical and enzymatic methods.
The origin of introns.
DNA and RNA fingerprinting
The Human Genome.
Basic principles of protein structure.
Modeling of three-dimensional structure of a protein from amino acid sequence.
Evaluating protein structure.
Analysis of nucleic acid/protein sequence and structure data, genome and proteome
data using web-based tools.
Intellectual property rights, patenting, product regulation.