Secondary Databases

Secondary Databases

A biological database is a large, organized body of persistent data, usually associated with computerized software designed to update, query, and retrieve components of the data stored within the system. The chief … Read more

The Human Genome Project

The Human Genome Project

The start of the human genome project in the late 1980s provided a major boost for the development of bioinformatics. The Human Genome Project (HGP) was the international, collaborative research … Read more

Nucleotide sequences database

Nucleotide sequences database

As biology has increasingly turned into a data-rich science, the need for storing and communicating large datasets has grown tremendously. The obvious examples are the nucleotide sequences, the protein sequences, … Read more

Genomics

Genomics

Genome refers to the complete set of genes or genetic material present in a cell or organism while genomics is the study of genomes. Genomic studies are characterized by simultaneous … Read more

How to construct a Phylogenetic tree ?

How to construct a Phylogenetic tree

A phylogenetic tree is a visual representation of the relationship between different organisms, showing the path through evolutionary time from a common ancestor to different descendants. Similarities and divergence among … Read more