Understanding Bioinformatics and Sequencing

National Human Genome Research Institute

National Institutes of Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Bioinformatics

ATGC letters

This section demonstrates finding genes, finding functions and examining variation through the use of bioinformatics. Bioinformatics is the branch of biology that is concerned with the acquisition, storage, display and analysis of the information found in nucleic acid and protein sequence data.

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  1. Introduction

  2. Finding Genes

  3. Finding Functions

  4. Examining Variation


Last Updated: November 24, 2010