Tip of the Week: BioProject

submitted by: OpenHelix

A quick intro to BioProject. For more information see http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=11931

Video Tip of the Week: New Genetic Testing Registry (GTR) Resource

submitted by: OpenHelix

For more information, see our blog post at http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=11439. In this movie we compare the new GTR resource from NCBI to other clinical resources that you may already be using, to answer why you may want to use the GTR.

Video Tip of the Week: Big Changes to NCBI's Genome Resources

submitted by: OpenHelix

For more information about this resource see our blog post at URL http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=10546. My video will focus on the "completely redesigned Genome site", which was recently rolled out and announced in the most recent NCBI newsletter.

Tip of the Week: Update to NCBI's Cn3D Viewer

submitted by: OpenHelix

For more information on this resource see our blog post at http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=8838. In the tip I use the myosin VI structure summary page from NCBI's Molecular Modeling Database (MMDB) as my example of how to use the updated version of the Cn3D interactive 3D viewer from NCBI.

Tip of the Week: LAMHDI for animal models

submitted by: OpenHelix

Searching for animal model sources is made easy with the LAMHDI database. http://blog.openhelix.com/?p=7897 for additional details and links.

Tip of the Week: MetaPhOrs, orthology & paralogy prediction

submitted by: OpenHelix

A tip of the week on MetaPhOrs, a orthology and paralogy prediction database. For more information see the write up at: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=7707

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.

Tip of the Week: NCBI Epigenomics "Beyond the Genome"

submitted by: OpenHelix

Explore epigenomics data on NCBI's resource. For additional details and links see http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=5529

Tip of the Week: Introduction to Changes to NCBI’s Protein Database

submitted by: OpenHelix

For more information about this resource see our blog post at http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=4815. This tip features updates to the NCBI Protein database, compared to previous versions of the database.

Kolker on a Systems Biology Encyclopedia and Sansone on ISA Infrastructure at GSC8

submitted by: JGI

Eugene Kolker from Seattle Children's Hospital briefly discusses "The Encyclopedia of Systems Biology and OMICS," followed by Susanna Sansone from the EBI on "The ISA Infrastructure for multi-omics data" at the Genomic Standards Consortium's 8th meeting at the DOE JGI in Walnut Creek, Calif. on Sept. 11, 2009.