Tip of the Week: BioExtract

submitted by: OpenHelix

This week's tip is on BioExtract. See the blog post more information about BioExtract and other similar tools

Tip of the week: CTD and VennViewer

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For more description and information go to: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=5488 This tip of the week is on Comparative Toxicogenomics Database or CTD and the new tool VennViewer.

Tip of the Week: Galaxy Pages

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Find more here about this tip: http://wp.me/pDP1I-1mI This tip of the week introduces you to Galaxy Pages, an annotation and description creator for genomics analysis

New track dragging feature in UCSC Genome Browser

submitted by: OpenHelix

Just a quick sample (without audio) of how to move the tracks around to customize your UCSC Genome Browser interface.

Tip of the Week: Brenda database of enzyme information

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More information here: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=5103 This is today's tip of the week introducing Brenda and how to get enzyme data from IDs and more.

A Brief Introduction to Genetics

submitted by: dmetzky
A Brief Introduction to Genetics is a short documentary film created using motion graphics as the main visual component. It is a film that explores the history of genetics & genomics and the underlying concepts that provide the foundational knowledge that today's research is built upon. The film describes the history of genetics, from Gregor Mendel, to concepts such as DNA and the genetic code. Having introduced the fundamental ideas of genetics, the film moves on to describe the current...

Installing and using the Drupal Bioinformatics Software Bench

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submitted by: alpapan
The Bioinformatic Software Bench (BSB) for Drupal allows for a rapid and secure deployment of bioinformatic software. The BLAST, InterProScan, SSAHA2 and annot8r software are provided by default and plugins for new software can be readily written. An innovative graphical user interface guides both end-user and administration of the software, including the secure provision of pre-publication datasets. It is available from http://drupal.org/project/biosoftware_bench or...

Installing the GMOD Drupal Bioinformatics Server Framework

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submitted by: alpapan
The Drupal Bioinformatics Server Framework (DBSF) is a set of routines for building bioinformatic tools for the Drupal Content Management System ( http://drupal.org ). This project is tightly integrated with GMOD ( http://www.gmod.org ) and utilized the Chado database schema. It is freely available as GPLv3. This screencast shows you how to install Drupal and GMOD-DBSF.

RGenetics at Galaxy

submitted by: OpenHelix

Visit our blog for more info on this tip: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=4899 A tip introducing Rgenetics at Galaxy

Tip of the Week: 1000 Genomes Browser

submitted by: OpenHelix

This 1000 Genomes Project tip can be found http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=4830 , with additional information about the project and some references associated with the project.