Database Annotation in Molecular Biology: Principles and Practice / Edition 1

Database Annotation in Molecular Biology: Principles and Practice / Edition 1

by Arthur M. Lesk
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470856815

ISBN-13: 9780470856819

Pub. Date: 01/23/2004

Publisher: Wiley

This unique text provides an overview of the current status of database annotation and discusses what is required for future progress, both in terms of the skill set required and training requirements for new entrants to the field.  See more details below

Overview

This unique text provides an overview of the current status of database annotation and discusses what is required for future progress, both in terms of the skill set required and training requirements for new entrants to the field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470856819
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/23/2004
Pages:
266
Product dimensions:
6.83(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

List of Contributors.

1. Annotation and Databases: Status and Prospects (M. Hoebeke, H. Chiapello, J.-F. Gibrat, Ph. Bessieres and J. Garnier).

I: THE DATABANKS.

2. Survey of Sequence Databases: Archival Projects (M. Magrane, M. Garcia-Pastor and R. Apweiler).

3. Survey of Sequence Databases: Derived Databases (M. Pruess, N. Mulder and R. Apweiler).

4. Databanks of Macromolecular Structure (H.J. Bernstein and F.C. Bernstein).

5. Gene Expression Databases (H. Parkinson).

II: THE BASIS OF ANNOTATION.

6. Taxonomy: a Moving Target for Sequence Data (M.I. Krichevsky).

7. Genomics and Proteomics: Design and Sources of Annotation (K. Mayer and G. Mannhaupt).

8. Annotation of Protein Sequences (W.C. Barker and C.H. Wu).

9. Issues in the Annotation of Protein Structures (G.J. Swaminathan, J. Tate, R. Newman, A. Hussain, J. Ionides, K. Henrick and S. Velankar).

10. Classification of Protein Function (A.M. Lesk, H. Parkinson and J.C. Whisstock).

III: DATABASE DESIGN AND INTEGRATION.

11. Information Flow and Data Integration of Databanks (C.H. Wu and W.C. Barker).

12. Models of Database Interconnectivity (G.J.L.Kemp).

13. The European Bioinformatics Institute Macromolecular Structure Relational Database Technology (H. Boutselakis, D. Dimitriopoulos, K. Henrick, J. Ionides, M. John, P.A. Keller, P. McNeil, J. Pineda and A. Suarez-Uruena).

IV: CONCLUSIONS AND PROSPECTS.

14. Looking Around, Looking Ahead (A.M. Lesk).

Index.

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