Tip of the Week: PathCase for pathway data

submitted by: OpenHelix

Explores PathCase visualization of pathway data. For details http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=5414 visit our blog, where links and a reference for the resources is also provided.

Tip of the Week: PSI Structural Genomics Knowledgebase

submitted by: OpenHelix
For more information about this resource see our blog post at URL http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=4703 on the OpenHelix blog. The PSI Structural Genomics Knowledgebase is a great resource for protein information, including structural information, especially if you are not a structural biologist. In this short movie I will search for a specific Protein Data Bank (PDB) ID & show you the information you can obtain and how it is formatted.

Introduction to Biomedical Ontologies 1: What is an Ontology?

submitted by: jennifer.r.smith

While reading an article or looking at a website, have you ever seen the term “ontology” and wondered what that meant? Do you hear people talking about using ontologies and ask yourself what the hubbub is about? This video is designed to help answer those questions. Here is a beginner’s look at what an ontology is and why ontologies are an important tool in the scientist’s toolbox.

It’s easy to get lost on the biological superhighway. Thankfully, we brought a map.

submitted by: dabraham
Biological annotations and terms have gotten a makeover with RGD’s interactive pathway diagrams. The Rat Genome Database makes biological pathways and their components easy to navigate and analyze through this newly added diagrams feature at http://rgd.mcw.edu/wg/pathway?100 . This video will show you how to easily access, view, and gather information from these diagrams and all the great tools they offer. See our RGD website at http://rgd.mcw.edu for more information and tools for...