Use of computational tools in genetic studies of human disease

  • Mairead Bermingham (Speaker)

Activity: Academic talk or presentation typesOral presentation


A tutorial on the computational tools used in genetic studies of human disease given to students on the 'Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis' MSc programme.
Period27 Feb 2019
Held atCentre for Genomic and Experimental Medicine
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Human disease
  • Genetic studies
  • Computational tools
  • Gene characterisation
  • SNPs
  • Amino acid changes
  • Gene function
  • Primer design
  • UCSC genome browser
  • Investigation of non-coding variants
  • Complex trait genetics
  • Bipolar disorder