"...will be of enormous practical assistance to anyone getting to grips with bioinformatics tools in the course of their research..." (Briefings in Bioinformatics, June 2003)
From the Back Cover
-Jim Kent, Research Scientist, UC Santa Cruz
Related Web site helps you find the best tools
Get an overview, choose the right databases, or analyze sequences like a pro
Whether you're baffled by bioinformatics or just weary of wandering the Web, you've come to the right place. This friendly volume is like chatting with the experts. You'll get bioinformatics basics plus a cookbook of cool ideas, tips on tools, directions to the best Web sites, and shortcuts to great results - all in plain English!
Praise for Bioinformatics For Dummies
"The authors cover practical and theoretical aspects of a wide range of bioinformatics tools with remarkable clarity and humor. This book is a painless and thorough introduction to the field."
- Jim Kent, Author of GigAssembler, used in the Human Genome Project