This class gives an introduction to bioinformatics databases and resources offered through the NCBI--from nucleotide and protein searching and alignment to genome mapping and structure viewing.
CLASS OBJECTIVES: By the completion of this class, the user will:
- Be familiar with the NCBI global search interface page, know how to select the proper tool and how to navigate using quick links
- Have basic knowledge to formulate a BLAST search
- Be able to use MapViewer, Cn3D and other specialized tools for analysis and visualization of biomolecules
There are no Intro to NCBI's Bioinformatics Resources for Bioscience Researchers classes scheduled at this time.