Faculty of Life Sciences has organized an Adjunct Lecture on “Bioinformatics, Genomics and Proteomics”

Department: Life Sciences Year/Semester: B.Sc. (Hons) Biotechnology / Microbiology VIth Semester
Activity: Adjunct Lecture (Online)
Date and Duration: 06/02/2021, 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM.
Title: Adjunct Lecture on “Bioinformatics, Genomics and Proteomics”
Resource Person: Dr. Brajogopal Samanta, Assistant Professor, Department of  Microbiology and FST, GITAM Deemed University, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

Brief description/ Remarks:

Faculty of Life Science has organized an online adjunct lecture for the B.Sc. (Hons) Biotechnology VIth semester and B.Sc. Microbiology VIth semester students on 06th February 2021. First of all, Dr. Shekhar Jain, HOD, Life Sciences, welcomed the guest and given a brief introduction of Dr. Samanta to the students. Further, Dr. Samanta interacted with students and briefed about the Genomics and Proteomics (BIT310) and Bioinformatics (MIC431) syllabus. During the session a major part of the subject was covered like Bioinformatics and Genomics tools: Biological database, phylogeny, DNA sequencing data analysis, and managing genome database. He also discussed about NCBI, EMBL, JGI database, sequence retrieval and BLAST analysis. At the end of the lecture Dr. Shekhar Jain, HOD, Life Sciences expressed vote of thanks to the guest.

Outcome: Such type of academic lectures from experts help in the enhancement of students educational experience and knowledge about advanced studies. Through the lecture a major part of the syllabus for the subject entitled “Genomics and Proteomics (BIT310) and Bioinformatics (MIC431)” was covered. Students understand the online software’s such as NCBI used in the field of Bioinformatics and Genomics.

No. of participants: 16 Students

Prepared by: Dr. Ganshyam Prajapat, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Life Sciences, Mandsaur University

Verified and Submitted by (HOD/HOI): Dr. Shekhar Jain, HOD, Life Sciences, Mandsaur University