Login

Claverie, Jean-Michel

Bioinformatics For Dummies

Claverie, Jean-Michel - Bioinformatics For Dummies, ebook

32,35€

Ebook, ePUB with Adobe DRM
ISBN: 9781118051108
DRM Restrictions

Printing137 pages with an additional page accrued every 6 hours, capped at 137 pages
Copy to clipboard23 excerpts

Were you always curious about biology but were afraid to sit through long hours of dense reading? Did you like the subject when you were in high school but had other plans after you graduated? Now you can explore the human genome and analyze DNA without ever leaving your desktop!

Bioinformatics For Dummies is packed with valuable information that introduces you to this exciting new discipline. This easy-to-follow guide leads you step by step through every bioinformatics task that can be done over the Internet. Forget long equations, computer-geek gibberish, and installing bulky programs that slow down your computer. You’ll be amazed at all the things you can accomplish just by logging on and following these trusty directions. You get the tools you need to:


  • Analyze all types of sequences
  • Use all types of databases
  • Work with DNA and protein sequences
  • Conduct similarity searches
  • Build a multiple sequence alignment
  • Edit and publish alignments
  • Visualize protein 3-D structures
  • Construct phylogenetic trees

This up-to-date second edition includes newly created and popular databases and Internet programs as well as multiple new genomes. It provides tips for using servers and places to seek resources to find out about what’s going on in the bioinformatics world. Bioinformatics For Dummies will show you how to get the most out of your PC and the right Web tools so you’ll be searching databases and analyzing sequences like a pro!

Keywords: SCIENCE / Biotechnology SCI010000

Author(s)
 
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2007
Language
en
Edition
2
Page amount
436 pages
Category
Gardening, Agriculture, Forestry
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118051108
Printed ISBN
9780470089859

Similar titles