Principles and practice of large scale data analysis using R 2021-1. (TA)

MSc-PhD course, Weizmann Institute of Science, Feinberg Graduate School, 2020

The course is intended for graduate students in Life Sciences. The goal of the course is to enable students to use the R programming language as a tool to extract biological insight from high throughput data.

We are intending to keep a record of this year’s course in the form of a companion e-Book.

Topics covered range but are not limited to:

  • Introduction to the R language, Rstudio IDE, and basic data structures.
  • Control flow, conditionals and loops.
  • Introduction to genomic data.
  • Cluster analysis, and machine learning.
  • Data visualization.

Course lectured by Igor Ultisky, Schraga Schwartz and Emmanuel Levy.

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