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Bioinformatics Tutorials: Home

Access training focused on NCBI tools. Important features and common tasks will be highlighted.

Objectives

After viewing the modules, users will be able to:

  • Understand available NCBI resources
  • Search appropriate resources effectively
  • Utilize connections between NCBI resources

Please note: Some materials come directly from NCBI while others are created by UTMB Librarians based on the course, NCBI Discovery Workshop

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Introduction

The field of bioinformatics consists of a computational approach to biomedical information management and analysis. As one of the premier web sites for biomedical and bioinformatics research, the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) hosts many useful databases.

There are several methods for accessing the NCBI databases and the tutorials on this site will explore various access methods and tips for effective searching.

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