NCBI Overview with Peter Cooper
This month’s SCR CONNECTions on Sept 15 at 10:30am (CT) will be an NCBI Overview conducted by Peter Cooper, Ph.D., National Center for Biotechnology Information.
“This talk provides an introduction to the molecular databases at the NCBI and covers accessing data through the Entrez system and BLAST. I will give an overview of databases, describe types of molecular data, demonstrate sequence, SNP, genome information and BLAST searching using a single gene as an example to navigate across the integrated databases, search tools, and other resources. The talk is 45 minutes followed by 15 minutes for questions and answers.”
The webinar is free to anyone interested in attending. Go to https://webmeeting.nih.gov/scr/. On the log in screen, choose Enter as a Guest and type in your name. Once you enter the online meeting room, follow the instructions on the screen to have the system call you on your telephone.
It is recommended that you test your connection before joining with Adobe Connect.
Closed captioning is available upon request with 24 hours notice.