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Bioinformatics for Precision Medicine: Biomarker Labs, 4 credits

Course information

Research Education Subject

  • Medical Science

Course Syllabus

Course Syllabus

Course content

The overall aim of the course is to teach hands-on state-of-the-art analysis of high-throughput molecular datasets (OMICs) towards the development of diagnostic biosignatures. No programming knowledge is needed. Participants will analyze their individual gene expression dataset using univariate and machine learning methods. Software used in this course is RStudio and some of the packages within Bioconductor. Running the course on students' own laptops will be supported.

Course information

The course language is English.

The course will be given in spring 2020, during the weeks 6-8 (three preparation days) and during the weeks 9-11 (fulltime weeks).

Admission requirements

To gain access to the course and complete the examinations included in the course, the applicant must be admitted to doctoral education at Örebro University. Applicants enrolled at another university can participate in availability.


Application is closed. 


Course coordinator and Examiner: Dirk Repsilber

Course administration: This is an email address