Online Databases in Biochemistry and Molecular Science

  • John A. A. Sillince
  • Maria Sillince


In the previous chapter computer applications in the laboratory were discussed giving sequence determination and analysis as examples. Here the importance of online facilities as information retrieval tools will be examined in some detail. The focus will be on the nature of information and on the need for up-to-date information which is easily accessible. Although the aim of this discussion is to draw attention to databases devoted to protein research a short review of online bibliographic databanks and databank products relevant to biochemistry and molecular science is provided and gives references for more information elsewhere.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • John A. A. Sillince
    • 1
  • Maria Sillince
    • 2
  1. 1.Management SchoolBritish Sheffield UniversitySheffield S10UK
  2. 2.Wolverhampton PolytechnicWolverhamptonUK

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