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January 21, 2019
When I was younger, I would spend hours browsing the internet for scientific research articles.
Back in 2009, when I was seventeen + trying to figure out which courses to apply to at university, I came across the L'Oréal science website. This website publicises the vast...
June 20, 2018
I had the pleasure of visiting Repositive's office in Cambridge last month + was generously given the opportunity to speak to several key people on the team.
Repositive have created a user-friendly platform for accessing human genomic data. They provide easy access to o...
September 13, 2017
Following my previous post, here is a list of other tools designed to predict transposable elements (TEs) in genomes, as well as some great general...
September 11, 2017
LTRharvest is a tool to predict Long Terminal Repeats (LTRs) in genomes.
September 7, 2017
Repbase Update (RU) is a curated database of repetitive DNA elements found in eukaryotes.
September 3, 2017
This tool predicts the loci and consensus sequences of MITEs. It claims to have a lower false positive rate than TRANSPO, FINDMITE and MUST.
August 30, 2017
SINEBase is a database of Short Interspersed Nuclear Elements (SINEs) and associated tools for search, analysis + classification.
July 19, 2017
Sequence motifs are conserved sub-sequences which have structural or functional significance. In DNA...
July 17, 2017
DOriC is a database of bacterial...
July 15, 2017
OriFinder is a web-based tool that predicts the location of the origin of replication in bacterial genomes (OriC).
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