Tip of the Week: TFBS using Mapper

submitted by: OpenHelix
An intro to Mapper, a database of transcription factor binding sites. For more information, check the blog at

Tip of the Week: eGIFT, extracting gene information from text

submitted by: OpenHelix
This week's tip is on eGIFT, a tool that allows you to extract information from text. For more information, check out the post at

Tip of the Week: eggNOG, orthologous genes

submitted by: OpenHelix
A 5 minute tip on eggNOG, database of orthologous genes. Check out our blog post for more information:

Tip of the Week: MapMi, mapping miRNA sequences

submitted by: OpenHelix
Today's tip is on MapMi, a tool to map miRNA sequences to genomic sequences. See for more information

Tip of the Week: Getting flanking sequence of genomic locations

submitted by: OpenHelix
This week's tip is on using Galaxy to get flanking sequence. See for more information.

YeastMine Widgets: GO Term Enrichment

submitted by: yeastgenome
This tutorial demonstrates how to use YeastMine to obtain a GO Term Enrichment analysis for a gene list.

Tip of the Week: Plant comparative genomics with Plaza

submitted by: OpenHelix
This week's tip is how to get gene family phylogenies from Plaza, a plant comparative genomics resources. More information here:

Tip of the Week: CoGe, Comparative Evolution

submitted by: OpenHelix
Todays tip is on the CoGe tool, SynMap and how to analyze genomic rearrangements. For more information visit the blog post:

Tip of the Week: SNPexp

submitted by: OpenHelix
A quick introduction to a web-based tool that allows you to correlate SNPs in a region with gene expression levels. See for more details.

Tip of the Week: PolySearch

submitted by: OpenHelix
This tip is a quick introduction to PolySearch, for more information, see: