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: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=9664

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: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=9450

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 http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=9275 for more details.

Tip of the Week: converting genome coordinates

submitted by: OpenHelix

Tip of the week, converting genome coordinates between assemblies and genomes using Galaxy. Check out the blog post for more tools and information about this: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=8628

Peer Bork at the 2011 DOE JGI User Meeting

submitted by: JGI

Peer Bork of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory on "Comparative Metagenomics of Gut and Ocean: Identification of Microbial Marker Genes for Complex Environmental Properties" at the 6th annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 23, 2011.

Tip of the Week: SIFT: Sorting Intolerant (SNPs) From Tolerant

submitted by: OpenHelix

Today's Tip of the Week is a quick intro to SIFT, find more information at: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=7098

Tip of the Week: RepTar, miRNA database

submitted by: OpenHelix

Today's tip of the week is on RepTar. To learn more about this tip, the database and other miRNA databases, visit the blog post on RepTar

Tip of the Week: WAVe

submitted by: OpenHelix

Web Analysis of the Variome. For more information see our blog post: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=4319

Tip of the Week: NCBI's FLink

submitted by: OpenHelix

For more information about this resource see our blog post at URL http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=6208. Here I'll introduce you to FLink, or Frequency weighted Links, NCBI's tool for linking items from one of their databases to a weighted list of associated items in another of their databases.

Quantum Mechanics of Magnetoreception

submitted by: icamvid

Chris Rodgers presents a physical chemists’ view on magnetic field effects in the magnetic compass sense of birds and in chemistry.

Presented at the Exploratory Workshop on Nontrivial Quantum Effects, Anacapri, Italy, October 2010