EST clustering: a short tutorial
Part 2. Genomics
2.7. ESTs: Cancer Genes and the Anatomy Project
Basic Techniques and Approaches
Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics
How to Cite
Hide, W. A. 2005. EST clustering: a short tutorial. Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics. 2:2.7:88.
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
This article provides a simple introductory framework for understanding the concepts and underlying reasoning for expressed sequence tag (EST) clustering and subsequent transcript reconstruction. It represents an overview of only the very well established methods and acts as a guide to the researcher to relevant sources for further understanding.
- expressed sequence tags;
- EST clustering;
- transcript reconstruction;
- EST assembly;
- transcript diversity