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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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