In this course you will focus on: * Applications of Systems Biology * The multi-scale and multi-disciplinary nature of Systems Biology * Current research topics within the field * Ongoing Systems Biology research projects within Maastricht University * Writing and presenting a competitive research proposal.
This course introduces the field of Systems Biology, giving a birds-eye- view of key publications, successful applications, novel developments, and ongoing research. You will get acquainted with the large diversity of model types and mathematical frameworks used in systems biology, and their application to a range of biological systems and processes. Furthermore, you will familiarize yourself with the writing of a competitive research proposal, the design of a scientific research strategy and presenting/orally defending your research proposal.
Literature will be provided at the start of the course