publication . Other literature type . Article . 2016

Comparison Of Popular Bioinformatics Databases

Abdulganiyu Abdu Yusuf; Zahraddeen Sufyanu; Kabir Yusuf Mamman; Abubakar Umar Suleiman;
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  • Published: 24 Sep 2016
  • Publisher: Zenodo
Abstract
Bioinformatics is the application of computational tools to capture and interpret biological data. It has wide applications in drug development, crop improvement, agricultural biotechnology and forensic DNA analysis. There are various databases available to researchers in bioinformatics. These databases are customized for a specific need and are ranged in size, scope, and purpose. The main drawbacks of bioinformatics databases include redundant information, constant change, data spread over multiple databases, incomplete information, several errors, and sometimes incorrect links. Also, standard database, naming conventions, and nomenclature are not clearly defin...
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free text keywords: Bioinformatics, Databases & Information Technology, Bioinformatics, Databases & Information Technology
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publication . Other literature type . Article . 2016

Comparison Of Popular Bioinformatics Databases

Abdulganiyu Abdu Yusuf; Zahraddeen Sufyanu; Kabir Yusuf Mamman; Abubakar Umar Suleiman;