Navigation Links
New Online Tutorials for Madeline 2.0 and CGAP from OpenHelix
Date:8/17/2009

Comprehensive tutorials on the publicly available Madeline 2.0 and CGAP databases enable researchers to quickly and effectively use these invaluable resources.

Seattle WA (PRWEB) August 17, 2009 -- OpenHelix today announced the availability of new tutorial suites on Madeline 2.0 and the National Cancer Institute's Cancer Genome Anatomy Project, or CGAP. The Madeline 2.0 Pedigree Drawing Engine is a free web-accessible tool for drawing simple and complex pedigrees. CGAP is an integrated resource that provides a collection of databases and analytical tools to help researchers investigate the biology of cancer.

The tutorial suites, available for single purchase or through a low- priced yearly subscription to all OpenHelix tutorials, contain an online, narrated, multimedia tutorial, which runs in just about any browser connected to the web, along with slides with full script, handouts and exercises. These tutorials will teach users:

Madeline 2.0

 
  • to generate pedigrees representing simple, nuclear families with singles and multiple births
  • to introduce complex family arrangements including consanguineous marriages and multiple spouses
  • to track multiple phenotypes over several generations

CGAP
 
  • to perform basic gene searches and understand the displays
  • to query the many types of gene expression data using CGAP tools
  • to access additional searches to query the Mitelman Database of Chromosome Aberrations in Cancer
  • to query a variety of CGAP databases and locate SAGE tags, BAC clones, SNPs, RNAi constructs and more

With the tutorials, researchers can quickly learn to effectively and efficiently use these resources. The scripts, handouts and other materials can also be used as a reference or for training others.

To find out more about these and over 70 other tutorial suites visit the OpenHelix Catalog and OpenHelix . Or visit the OpenHelix Blog for up-to-date information on genomics and genomics resources.

About OpenHelix
OpenHelix, LLC, (www.openhelix.com) provides the genomics knowledge you need when you need it. OpenHelix provides online self-run tutorials and on-site training for institutions and companies on the most powerful and popular free, web-based, publicly accessible bioinformatics resources. In addition, OpenHelix is contracted by resource providers to provide comprehensive, long-term training and outreach programs.

# # #

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2009/08/prweb2724994.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. AVMA Unveils Improved Online Press Room to Help Journalists
2. Atlanta Women's Specialists Raises the Bar in Patient Care With Online Medical Records and an Electronic Medical Records System
3. Top 10 Reasons Traveling Nurses Choose to Earn Their Bachelors Degree Online
4. New and Updated Online Tutorials for ArrayExpress, Allen Brain Atlas and CleanEx from OpenHelix
5. Highmarks Online Tool Helps Consumers Compare Costs for Elective Surgeries
6. Video: People With Pain, Healthcare Providers Sound Off in First-Ever Online Talk Show About Pain
7. Boston University Launches Online Component of Sargent Choice
8. New Online Tutorial for iHOP from OpenHelix
9. Lexi-Comp ONLINE™ for Oral Surgery
10. GetOnlineQuotes.com to Offer AARP/United Healthcare Medicare Supplement Insurance to Florida Residents
11. New Online Solution for Food Allergy Sufferers. Allergiesandme.com Provides Needed Resources
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... May 26, 2017 , ... Mediaplanet is proud to announce the ... USA Today, which will educate readers on how to take care of all aspects ... focus is placed on melanoma. Dancing with the Stars professional, Witney Carson, shares her ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... May 26, 2017 , ... Somnoware, a leading provider of ... with its Somnoware Sleep Device Interface (SDI). Somnoware SDI is a sleep device ... this platform, initializing devices and importing studies are just one-click operations. This plugin ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2017 , ... After raising ... Antzy Top gadget will continue to be available at a discounted crowdfunding price on ... with stress wherever they are, I also wanted to bring a fidget toy to ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... May 26, 2017 , ... “When the Stars Lead Home”: a poignant ... of published author Laura Weigel Douglas, an avid reader who lives in the Pacific ... sometimes feels like Green Hills Adventure Camp. She couldn’t be more grateful. , Twelve-year ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2017 , ... Water damage ... Lee, New Jersey School District had left education officials with a number of critical ... replacement of the flooring had to be accomplished with little or no disruption to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/9/2017)... , May 9, 2017  Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. ... a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development ... the Canadian Intellectual Property Office has granted Oramed ... Administration of Exenatide". The patent covers Oramed,s invention ... GLP-1 is an incretin hormone that stimulates ...
(Date:5/6/2017)... Texas , May 5, 2017   Provista , ... with more than 200,000 customers, today announced Jim Cunniff ... a wealth of executive and business experience to Provista, including ... compounding pharmacy in California . He assumed ... "Jim is a great fit for Provista," says ...
(Date:5/4/2017)... 2017  A recent study published in the ... light as a means of disinfection anesthesia workstations ... bioburden on anesthesia workstations. In the study, UVC ... medical equipment surfaces contaminated with three (3) organisms ... study further validates the body of literature supporting ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: