CONTENTS:- Bioinformatics: An Overview; History of Bioinformatics; Bioinformatics and Pharmaceutical Industry; Bioinformatics Business; Career in Bioinformatics; The Intranet and Internet; Biological Databases; Microarray Technology; Genomics; Proteomics; Metabolomics; Ethical Issues in Bioinformatics.
Bioinformatics is a fast evolving interdisciplinary field of science requiring an understanding of biological science, Computer science, mathematics and statistics. It is used to acquire store, manage, share, analyze, represent and transmit genetic data, This book covers a systematic, comprehensive, easy-to-follow review of various concepts. There are twelve chapters. The first chapter begins with bioinformatics: an overviews, followed by History of Bioinformatics, Bioinformatics and pharmaceutical industry, Bioinformatics business, career in bioinformatics. The intranet and internet, Biological databases, Microarray technology, Genomics, proteomics.