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Stanford Course - Genomics and the Other Omics

Preview the online course: Genomics and the Other Omics: The Comprehensive Essentials (XGEN102)
More info: http://geneticscertificate.stanford.edu/courses/genomics-and-the-other-o...

Learn how scientists sequence, assemble, and analyze the function and structure of genomes. Explore methods for determining the heritability of traits & diseases by studying the larger population, and learn how gene identification can help identify targets for therapeutic intervention. Explore how you could use personal genomics to manage your health.

You will learn:

- The principles of genetics, genes and traits
- The applications and implications of genome sequencing
- How personal genomics might impact healthcare
- Tools used to diagnose and treat diseases
- Methods for determining the heritability of traits and diseases

This course contributes to the Stanford Genetics and Genomics certificate program (http://geneticscertificate.stanford.edu)

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