[BiO BB] Re: BiO_Bulletin_Board Digest, Vol 5, Issue 13
vetdebarshi at gmail.com
Thu Mar 17 13:26:41 EST 2005
At present I am doing classes on Biostatistics, could you specify the
most Important parts of Biostat or software thats important in
nrespect of Bioinformatics? Presently I am using SAS.
and what are the things in Algorithm development?Are you mentioning
the Algebra or Calculas parts of mathematics?
Thanks for your suggestion.,
On Tue, 15 Mar 2005 20:05:19 -0800, Hongyu Zhang <forward at hongyu.org> wrote:
> > The -m flag is cosmetic. The alignments you see are still pairwise
> > alignments to the query sequence, not a multiple alignment. -m 1
> Iddo, I agree to most of your points, however, since PSI-BLAST uses
> the PSSM (Position Specific Score Matrix), I would argue that the
> final alignment contains more than just a pair-wise alignment. PSSM
> is built upon the multiple sequences aligned in the previous round of
> > Could you please help me by providing with some basic informations?
> > I would like to know aboput the prerequisite knowledge for
> > Bioinformatics research What are computer programming language
> > which
> > are of most importance?
> > and what are the lab techniques needed ?
> Hi Deharshi. C/C++, Java and Perl are most important languages in
> bioinformatics. C/C++ is more popular on speed sensitive
> applications, while Java and Perl are more popular on database and
> web related applications. C# is also catching up recently. In
> addition to computer languages, you should take some classes on
> algorithm development and statistics, which will make you more than
> just a bioinformatics programmer.
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