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Tutorial Details: Introduction to the GCG Wisconsin Package

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2006, 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
Location: Room 138 Cargill
Instructor(s): Zheng Jin Tu, MSI

The GCG Wisconsin Package is an integrated collection of tools for comprehensive sequence analysis. The package includes tools for comparison, database searching and retrieval, DNA/RNA secondary structure, fragment assembly, gene finding, pattern recognition, and many others.

This tutorial will cover an introduction to GCG, databases and data files, comparison of SeqLab and SeqWeb, mapping, sequence comparison, protein analysis, and other aspects of this versatile software.

Prerequisites: Basic molecular biology concepts