Chapter 3. Genome Databases

  1. Stuart M. Brown

Published Online: 2 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470336168.ch3

Essentials of Medical Genomics, Second Edition

Essentials of Medical Genomics, Second Edition

How to Cite

Brown, S. M. (2008) Genome Databases, in Essentials of Medical Genomics, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470336168.ch3

Author Information

  1. NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 6 OCT 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470140192

Online ISBN: 9780470336168

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Keywords:

  • genome databases and genome annotation;
  • UCSC, Ensembl and NCBI genome browsers;
  • NCBI human genome map and human genome sequencing

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Genome Sequencing

  • Entrez

  • BLAST

  • Genome Annotation

  • Genome Browser

  • Human Genetic Diseases

  • A System for Naming Genes

  • Model Organisms (Comparative Genomics)

  • Sequencing Other Genomes

  • References