Recitation 1-20-10 NCBI Tour

Recitation 1-20-10 NCBI Tour - January 19, 2011 NCBI -...

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1 NCBI - National Center for Biotechnology Information • Created and maintained by the National Library of Medicine (NLM), in Bethesda, Maryland • Comprehensive resource for biomedical literature, and for genetic, genomic, and protein structure data • Includes many interconnected databases (e.g. PubMed, Genbank) and computational tools, (e.g. BLAST). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov January 19, 2011 Entrez - an integrated, text-based search and retrieval system used at NCBI for the major databases, including PubMed, Nucleotide and Protein Sequences, Protein Structures, Complete Genomes, Taxonomy, and others. These are extensively interconnected - most of them automatically retrieve links to the others. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/gquery Literature Databases : PubMed - literature citations and abstracts PubMed Central - full text journal articles (free) OMIM - Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man , (an encyclopedia of human genes and genetic disease) Bookshelf - online, interactive versions of major biomedical text and reference books PubMed : • Comprehensive database of biomedical journals - the
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