CONTENTS:- 1. Introduction; 2. Biological Macromolecules; 3. Computational Techniques in Bioinformatics; 4. Bioinformatics and Distributed Computing; 5. Bioinformatics Usage; 6. Protein Sequence Databases; 7. Functional Genomics and proteomics; 8. Information in Sequence Database; 9. Usage of Bioinformatics Tools; 10. Semantic Web techniques; 11. Data Curation in Bioinformatics; 12. Bioinformatics Research.
With the advent of the new millennium, the scientific community marked a significant milestone in the study of bioinformation. This book attempts to keep up with the quick pace of change in this field, reinforcing concepts that have stood the test of time while making the reader aware of new approaches and algorithms that have emerged. This book is an essential reading for researchers, instructors, and students of all levels in molecular biology and bioinformatics, as well as for investigators involved in genomics, clinical research, proteomics, and computational biology.