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Genome Analysis And Bioinformatics: A Practical Approach

T.R. Sharma

ISBN: 9789389447422

224 pages

INR 355


With the decoding of whole genome sequences of many organisms, new vistas of research have emerged in computational biology. The scientific community has free access to the genome sequence data from the public databases. Many times, it is really hard to make sense of these huge data of DNA and protein sequences. Therefore, bioinformatics tools are used to handle, store and analyze genome sequence data for the benefit of mankind. The book has been written in a simplest possible manner so that everyone should understand the basic concepts of genome sequence analysis and bioinformatics.

  • Introduction
  • High Throughput Genome Sequencing
  • Genome Assembly and Finishing
  • Genome Databases
  • Pair-wise Sequence Alignment
  • Similarity Searches Software and their Applications
  • Multiple Sequence Alignment
  • Phylogenetic Analysis
  • Gene Prediction and Annotation
  • DNA Marker Data Analysis
  • Data Mining for DNA Markers Discovery
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction and PCR Primer Design
  • Appendices