Mastering Perl for Bioinformatics by James D. Tisdall
Publisher: O'Reilly Media; 1 edition (June 2003) | ISBN-10: 0596003072 | CHM | 0,7 Mb | 377 pages
Historically, programming hasn't been considered a critical skill for biologists. But now, with access to vast amounts of biological data contained in public databases, programming skills are increasingly in strong demand in biology research and development. Perl, with its highly developed capacities in string handling, text processing, networking, and rapid prototyping, has emerged as the programming language of choice for biological data analysis.