Question: Opinions On: "Understanding Bioinformatics" By Zvelebil, Baum
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7.9 years ago by
Blunders1.1k
Blunders1.1k wrote:

Thinking about ordering this book from Amazon, but there's only two reviews -- so, thought I'd ask here to see if anyone had an opinion on the book, or a book they'd recommend instead.

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ADD COMMENTlink written 7.9 years ago by Blunders1.1k

Here is a link: http://www.amazon.com/Understanding-Bioinformatics-Marketa-Zvelebil/dp/0815340249/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1301177106&sr=8-1-spell

ADD REPLYlink written 7.9 years ago by Chris Evelo9.9k
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7.9 years ago by
Chris Evelo9.9k
Maastricht, The Netherlands
Chris Evelo9.9k wrote:

I happen to know Jaap Heringa, one of the two reviewers, he is an excellent bioinformatician.

Also check this [?]Biostar question[?]. The book was in fact mentioned there.

ADD COMMENTlink written 7.9 years ago by Chris Evelo9.9k
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7.9 years ago by
Dataminer2.6k
Netherlands
Dataminer2.6k wrote:

The book is excellent. It is from scratch to intermediate level. Worth buying and reading.

ADD COMMENTlink written 7.9 years ago by Dataminer2.6k
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7.9 years ago by
Darked894.2k
Barcelona, Spain
Darked894.2k wrote:

While I do not own the book and did not read it from cover to cover I did parse it for few hours in the library in 2008. At that time this was probably the best book for teaching students, and it used as such, i.e. here:

http://www.cs.rice.edu/~nakhleh/COMP571/

ADD COMMENTlink written 7.9 years ago by Darked894.2k

+1 @darked89: Thanks, super info!

ADD REPLYlink written 7.9 years ago by Blunders1.1k
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