NYU Molecular Anthropology Lab

Bioinformatics Internship

Summer 2010

Assignments

July 22, 2010 - Write a program that prints out a subsection of a DNA string and a program that masks a given region of a DNA string

July 29, 2010 - Write a program to encode and decode messages with the Caesar Cipher, and a program to figure out how long it would take you to read the entire human genome.

August 10, 2010 - Write a program to convert a genome in GenBank format into FASTA files. Theres should be two FASTA files for each gene: normal and reverse-complemented.

August 19, 2010 - Create alignments for all the genes found in the Old World monkey mitochondrial genomes.