Third semester – KTH Royal Institute of Technology

We enter into the third semester after an exciting to our third institute – KTH Royal Institute of Technology. KTH has 5 different campus. KTH main campus As the name suggests it is the main campus, where the main library, most of the departments, administrative buildings and student union is located. Albanova campus is an … Continue reading “Third semester – KTH Royal Institute of Technology”

SU Course: Applied Programming for Life Sciences II

The Stockholm University follows a pattern of single full time courses, as opposed to Karolinska and KTH. However, this course for our masters programme is an exception. The Applied Programming for Life Sciences is the continuation of python programming course from the Karolinska Institute. The course instructor Lars Arvestad conducts the classes distributed throughout the … Continue reading “SU Course: Applied Programming for Life Sciences II”

SU Course: Methods in Molecular Life Sciences Part – 2

Today I will talk about the wet lab aspect of the Practicals of the methods course. 2. Lab Practicals The main aim of the lab exercise was to generate mutant strains of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae and look for the mutations in genes involved in Lysine production  pathway using Illumina sequencing. 1. Experimentation and Data generation … Continue reading “SU Course: Methods in Molecular Life Sciences Part – 2”

SU Course: Methods in Molecular Life Sciences Part-1

The next course in the Masters is of Methods in Molecular Life Sciences. This course is also a two part course like the Bioinformatics course. The two parts are : 1. Theory lectures 2. Lab practicals 1. Experimentation and data generation – Wet lab 2. Data analysis – Dry lab 1. Theory lectures There are … Continue reading “SU Course: Methods in Molecular Life Sciences Part-1”

See you at Stockholm: STAF Student Arrival Day 2018

Tomorrow, the 14th of January, is the official arrival day of incoming students for 2018 Spring semester. On this day, thousands of students from all corners of the world are going to arrive at Arlanda Airport, to start their study in one of the 18 higher education institutes in Stockholm. It is my honor to … Continue reading “See you at Stockholm: STAF Student Arrival Day 2018”