Protein Bioinformatics: An Algorithmic Approach to Sequence and Structure Analysis / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$79.40
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $36.39
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 64%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (12) from $36.39   
  • New (6) from $68.75   
  • Used (6) from $36.39   

Overview

Bioinformatics is the study of biological information and biological systems - such as of the relationships between the sequence, structure and function of genes and proteins. The subject has seen tremendous development in recent years, and there are ever-increasing needs for good understanding of quantitative methods in the study of proteins. Protein Bioinformatics: An Algorithmic Approach to Sequence and Structure Analysis takes the novel approach of covering both the sequence and structure analysis of proteins in one volume and from an algorithmic perspective. Protein Bioinformatics: An Algorithmic Approach to Sequence and Structure Analysis is ideally suited for advanced undergraduate and graduate students of bioinformatics, statistics, mathematics and computer science. It also provides an excellent introduction and reference source on the subject for practitioners and researchers.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470848395
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 3/1/2004
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 380
  • Product dimensions: 6.48 (w) x 9.39 (h) x 1.06 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements
Pt. I Sequence Analysis
1 Pairwise Global Alignment of Sequences 3
2 Pairwise Local Alignment and Database Search 25
3 Statistical Analysis 47
4 Multiple Global Alignment and Phylogenetic Trees 65
5 Scoring Matrices 101
6 Profiles 123
7 Sequence Patterns 141
Pt. II Structure Analysis
8 Structures and Structure Descriptions 165
9 Superposition and Dynamic Programming 193
10 Geometric Techniques 211
11 Clustering: Combining Local Similarities 229
12 Significance and Assessment of Structure Comparisons 253
13 Multiple Structure Comparison 261
14 Protein Structure Classification 279
Pt. III Sequence-Structure Analysis
15 Structure Prediction: Threading 297
App. A Basics in Mathematics, Probability and Algorithms 315
App. B Introduction to Molecular Biology 323
References 337
Index 349
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)