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100 1  Samuelsson, Tore. 
245 00 Genomics and Bioinformatics |h[electronic resource] :|bAn 
       Introduction to Programming Tools for Life Scientists /
       |cTore Samuelsson. 
260    Cambridge :|bCambridge University Press,|c2012 
300    1 online resource (356 p.) :|bdigital, PDF file(s). 
500    Title from publishers bibliographic system (viewed on 22 
       May 2013). 
505 0  1. Introduction: working with the molecules of life in the
       computer -- 2. Gene technology: cutting DNA -- 3. Gene 
       technology:  knocking genes down -- 4. Gene technology: 
       amplifying DNA -- 5. Human disease: when DNA sequences are
       toxic -- 6. Human disease: iron imbalance and the iron 
       responsive element -- 7. Human disease: cancer as a result
       of aberrant proteins -- 8. Evolution: what makes us human?
       -- 9. Evolution: resolving a criminal case -- 10. 
       Evolution: the sad case of the Tasmanian tiger -- 1. A 
       function to every gene: termites, metagenomics and 
       learning about the function of a sequence -- 12. A 
       function to every gene: royal blood and order in the 
       sequence universe -- 13. A function to every gene: a slimy
       molecule -- 14. Information resources: learning about flu 
       viruses -- 15. Finding genes: going ashore at CpG islands 
       -- 16. Finding genes: in the world of snurps -- 17. 
       Finding genes: hunting for the distant RNA relatives -- 
       18. Personal genomes: the differences between you and me -
       -19. Personal genomes: what's in my genome? -- 20. 
       Personal genomes: details of family genetics -- Appendix 
       I. Brief Unix reference -- Appendix II. A selection of 
       biological sequence analysis software -- Appendix III. 
       Short Perl reference -- Appendix IV. Brief introduction to
520    "With the arrival of genomics and genome sequencing 
       projects, biology has been transformed into an incredibly 
       data-rich science. The vast amount of information 
       generated has made computational analysis critical and has
       increased demand for skilled bioinformaticians. Designed 
       for biologists without previous programming experience, 
       this textbook provides a hands-on introduction to Unix, 
       Perl and other tools used in sequence bioinformatics. 
       Relevant biological topics are used throughout the book 
       and are combined with practical bioinformatics examples, 
       leading students through the process from biological 
       problem to computational solution. All of the Perl scripts,
       sequence and database files used in the book are available
       for download at the accompanying website, allowing the 
       reader to easily follow each example using their own 
       computer. Programming examples are kept at an introductory
       level, avoiding complex mathematics that students often 
       find daunting. The book demonstrates that even simple 
       programs can provide powerful solutions to many complex 
       bioinformatics problems"-- 
530    Also issued in print format. 
538    Mode of access: World Wide Web. 
650  0 Genomics|xData processing. 
650  0 Bioinformatics. 
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