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”

Who studies at MTLS? | Statistics of the admitted students

Recently, I received a lot of questions. Many of them look like these: “I study XXX, I want to know if I am eligible to be considered by MTLS? ” or “Are there any current MTLS students who come from YYY, just like me?” In this blog, you are going to find out more about … Continue reading “Who studies at MTLS? | Statistics of the admitted students”