TeachEnG

Teaching Engine for Genomics


Welcome to TeachEnG, a Teaching Engine for Genomics!

TeachEnG provides interactive modules to help students and researchers understand key bioinformatics concepts. The current version includes sequence alignment and phylogenetic tree reconstruction algorithms, with selective tutorials.

Please contact us via email (knoweng@illinois.edu) if you have any questions or suggestions.
Overview
Description
Rearrange two sequences to get as many matches and as few mismatches and gaps as possible.
Instructional Material
Overview
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Fill out the dynamic programming matrix in Needleman-Wunsch global sequence alignment algorithm.
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Reconstruct phylogenetic trees via the maximum parsimony, Unweighted Paired Group Method with Arithmetic mean (UPGMA), or Neighbor-Joining method.