Bioinformatics

Publisher’s information Comments
Bioinformatics Basics: Applications in Biological Science and Medicine
by Hooman H. Rashidi and Lukas K. Buehler
December 1999
ISBN 0-8493-2375-4
CRC Press
$69.95
Save yourself the $70 and several hours of frustration. This badly written book reads like a rough draft. What usable information the authors present is readily available at the NCBI’s web site. I provide a full review here.
Developing Bioinformatics Computer Skills
by Per Jambeck and Cynthia Gibas
April 2001
ISBN 1-56592-664-1
O’Reilly & Associates, Inc.
$34.95
 
Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics
by Warren J. Ewens and Gregory R. Grant
July 2001
ISBN 0-387-95229-2
Springer
This book presents probability and statistics for sequence analysis.