Rice, Peter, 1956-

EMBOSS user's guide : practical bioinformatics / Peter Rice, Alan Bleasby, Jon Ison ; with contributions from Lisa Mullan, Guy Bottu. - Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2011. - xxvii, 376 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Machine generated contents note: Acknowledgements; 1. Preface; 2. Conventions used in the manual; 3. Welcome to the EMBOSS user's manual; 4. Background to EMBOSS; 5. Basic set-up and maintenance; 6. Getting started; 7. Tutorial; 8. File formats; 9. The EMBOSS command line; 10. Applications and packages; 11. EMBOSS application reference; 12. EMBASSY application reference; 13. Interfaces; 14. Using EMBOSS under wEMBOSS; 15. Using EMBOSS under Jemboss.

"The European Molecular Biology Open Software Suite (EMBOSS) is a high quality, well documented package of open source software tools for molecular biology. It includes over 200 applications for molecular sequence analysis and other common tasks in bioinformatics. It integrates the core applications with a range of popular third party software packages under a consistent and powerful command line interface. The software has many useful features; for example, it automatically copes with data in a variety of formats and allows for transparent retrieval of sequence data from the web"--

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Molecular biology--Data processing.
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics

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