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Life Out of Sequence: A Data-Driven History of Bioinformatics

Hallam Stevens

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226080178
eISBN:
9780226080345
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226080345.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

During the last thirty years, computers have come to play an increasingly important role in biological work. Especially in the new ‘omic’ disciplines, biologists are as likely to be found in front of ... More


Biology Meets Computation

Arlindo Oliveira

in The Digital Mind: How Science is Redefining Humanity

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262036030
eISBN:
9780262338394
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036030.003.0007
Subject:
Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence

This chapter describes how computers played a decisive role in the sequencing and understanding of the genomes of humans and other organisms. The discovery of the structure of DNA, by Watson and ... More


Overview: A System for Tracking and Managing the Results from Sequence Comparison Programs

David P. Yee and Tim Hunkapiller

in Pattern Discovery in Biomolecular Data: Tools, Techniques, and Applications

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195119404
eISBN:
9780197561256
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195119404.003.0017
Subject:
Computer Science, Systems Analysis and Design

The Human Genome Project was launched in the early 1990s to map, sequence, and study the function of genomes derived from humans and a number of model organisms such as mouse, rat, fruit fly, worm, ... More


RNA Structure Analysis: A Multifaceted Approach

Bruce A. Shapiro and Wojciech Kasprzak

in Pattern Discovery in Biomolecular Data: Tools, Techniques, and Applications

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195119404
eISBN:
9780197561256
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195119404.003.0018
Subject:
Computer Science, Systems Analysis and Design

Genomic information (nucleic acid and amino acid sequences) completely determines the characteristics of the nucleic acid and protein molecules that express a living organism’s function. One of the ... More


An Introduction to Cellular Computing

Martyn Amos and Gerald Owenson

in Cellular Computing

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195155396
eISBN:
9780197561942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195155396.003.0005
Subject:
Computer Science, Mathematical Theory of Computation

The abstract operation of complex natural processes is often expressed in terms of networks of computational components such as Boolean logic gates or artificial neurons. The interaction of ... More


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