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Tutorial Details: Introduction to the EMBOSS Software Package for Molecular Biology

Date: Tuesday, December 5, 2006, 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
Location: 402 Walter
Instructor(s): Zheng Jin Tu, MSI

EMBOSS (European Molecular Biology Open Software Suite) is a free, open-source package designed for the needs of the molecular biology community. Currently, EMBOSS has approximately 100 applications that cover several areas of molecular biology, sequence alignment, database searching, protein motif identification, and many others.

This tutorial includes an overview of the software suite and demonstrations of the most popular EMBOSS applications.

Prerequisites: Basic molecular biology concepts