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Exploring Genomes: Web-based Bioinformatics Tutorials


By: Paul Young

58 pages, diagrams

W.H. Freeman & Co. Ltd

Paperback | May 2007 | Edition: 2 | #173230 | ISBN-13: 9781429201780
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These interactive tutorials are used in conjunction with the online tutorials, that guides students through live searches and analyses on the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) database. This edition includes three new tutorials on the COGs database, functional analysis, and environmental genomics.


Introduction to Genomic Databases - Learning to Use Entrez - Learning to Use BLAST - Using BLAST to Compare Nucleic Acid Sequences - Learning to Use PubMed - OMIM and Huntington Disease - Finding Conserved Domains - Clusters of Orthologous Groups - Determining Protein Structure - Functional Analysis - Exploring the Cancer Genome Anatomy Project - Measuring Phylogenetic Distance - Environmental Genomics

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PAUL YOUNG teaches at Queen's University, Ontario, Canada.

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