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

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

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Pattern Discovery in Biomolecular Data: Tools, Techniques, and Applications by Jason T. L. Wang, Bruce A. Shapiro, Dennis Shasha

Finding patterns in biomolecular data, particularly in DNA and RNA, is at the center of modern biological research. These data are complex and growing rapidly, so the search for patterns requires increasingly sophisticated computer methods. Pattern Discovery in Biomolecular Data provides a clear, up-to-date summary of the principal techniques. Each chapter is self-contained, and the techniques are drawn from many fields, including graph theory, information theory, statistics, genetic algorithms, computer visualization, and vision. Since pattern searches often benefit from multiple approaches, the book presents methods in their purest form so that readers can best choose the method or combination that fits their needs. The chapters focus on finding patterns in DNA, RNA, and protein sequences, finding patterns in 2D and 3D structures, and choosing system components. This volume will be invaluable for all workers in genomics and genetic analysis, and others whose research requires biocomputing.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780195119404
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 07/28/1999
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

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