NCSB education

The Systems Biology (NSCB) Course Portfolio

NCSB ( has organized many courses and tutorials related to systems biology. Additionally they developed three e-learning courses. This is an overview of the Systems Biology courses given until 2013.


Systems Biology (SB) Summary
Basic biology for non-biologists (e-course 1) 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013
Basic modelling for biologists (e-course 2) 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013
Elementary calculus for systems biology (e-course 3) 2012, 2013
Basic modelling 2011
Multiscale, cell-based modelling in biological development and cancer 2012
Statistics with R / Kick Start R 2012, 2013
Basics of parameter estimation 2013
Building pathways with WikiPathways, PathVisio, and Cytoscape 2013
Systems Biology of Signal Transduction 2013
summerschool-like events
Training of a multidisciplinary approach in life sciences 2013 (to be repeated)
Life Sciences with Industry 2013 (to be repeated)
selection of NCSB-initiated Lorentz Center workshops
Modelling Angiogenesis: Joining Cells, Maths and Computers 2010
New Biology – Opportunities, challenges and myths 2011
Bioinformatics and Systems Biology: Bridging the Divide 2012
Multiscale Systems Biology of Cancer 2012
Towards a Consensus Model of Yeast Glycolysis 2011