What's that gene (or protein)? Online resources for exploring functions of genes, transcripts, and proteins

  title={What's that gene (or protein)? Online resources for exploring functions of genes, transcripts, and proteins},
  author={James R. A. Hutchins},
  journal={Molecular Biology of the Cell},
  pages={1187 - 1201}
  • J. R. Hutchins
  • Published 15 April 2014
  • Biology
  • Molecular Biology of the Cell
The genomic era has enabled research projects that use approaches including genome-scale screens, microarray analysis, next-generation sequencing, and mass spectrometry–based proteomics to discover genes and proteins involved in biological processes. Such methods generate data sets of gene, transcript, or protein hits that researchers wish to explore to understand their properties and functions and thus their possible roles in biological systems of interest. Recent years have seen a profusion… 

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