Bioinformatics for Biologists

Bioinformatics for Biologists

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"Bioinformatics for Biologists" provides comprehensive information about bioinformatics and the most popular molecular biological databases for biologists without strong background in informatics who use biological databases and bioinformatics tools in their work. This book offers an introduction to bioinformatics and its areas of application. It presents practical approaches of how to model an appropriate database system, examining the strengths and pitfalls of different databases and analysis methods. Written by biologists for biologists, this text includes important web addresses, methods of access to various tools, references, and clear examples for the use of bioinformatics tools.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 356 pages
  • 156 x 235mm
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Chapman & Hall/CRC
  • United States
  • English
  • 200 black & white illustrations
  • 1584885033
  • 9781584885030

About Rolf Apweiler

EMBL Outstation-European Bioinformatics Institute, UK University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA University of Oxford, Oxford, England University of Oxford, England Georgia Tech & Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USAshow more

Table of contents

Introduction to Bioinformatics. Molecular Biology Databases. Database Modeling. Text-based Database Searches. Sequence-based Database Searches. Multiple Sequence Alignment. Gene Prediction. Protein Classification and Structure Prediction. Genome Analysis. Proteome Analysis.show more