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Bioinformatics challenges at the interface of biology and computer science : mind the gap

Author: Teresa K Attwood; Stephen R Pettifer; David Thorne
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Hoboken, NJ, USA : John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This innovative book provides a completely fresh exploration of bioinformatics, investigating its complex interrelationship with biology and computer science. It approaches bioinformatics from a unique perspective, highlighting interdisciplinary gaps that often trap the unwary.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Teresa K Attwood; Stephen R Pettifer; David Thorne
ISBN: 9780470035504 0470035501 9780470035481 047003548X
OCLC Number: 951190363
Description: xviii, 403 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The biological context --
Biological databases --
Biological sequence analysis --
The gap --
Algorithms and complexity --
Representation and meaning --
Linking data and scientific literature.
Responsibility: Teresa K. Attwood, Stephen R. Pettifer and David Thorne, the University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.

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