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Topics and reading list

Fall 2018

BNFO 591 Proteins

G, W: General reading for all students (W = Wikipedia)

S: student specific material.

Each student will need to read 2 or 3 papers about a specific project, including 1-2 reviews and an original research papers, and give a short presentation about that topic.

Aug 28 Intro: Proteins and resources

Sep 4: Protein resources

Sep 11 Mass spec (cancelled) now Nov 6

Sep 18: protein feature analysis

Sep 25: protein structure

Oct 9: protein evolution, protein families

Oct 16: proteomes

W: Proteome

Types of proteins: membrane proteins

Oct 23: midterm quiz

Oct 30: Protein synthesis: translation, regulation

Nov 6: Mass spectrometry and protein analysis

Nov 13: Signaling, protein interaction networks

Nov 20: function prediction, disease

Nov 27: Protein/proteome evolution

Dec 4: enzymology and metabolic networks

Dec 11: Final exam