Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Computational Genome Analysis - 05 edition

by Richard C. Deonier, Simon Tavare and Michael S. Waterman

Computational Genome Analysis (ISBN10: 0387987851; ISBN13: 9780387987859)
ISBN13: 978-0387987859
ISBN10: 0387987851

Summary: Computational Genome Analysis: An Introduction presents the foundations of key problems in computational molecular biology and bioinformatics. It focuses on computational and statistical principles applied to genomes, and introduces the mathematics and statistics that are crucial for understanding these applications. The book is appropriate for a one-semester course for advanced undergraduate or beginning graduate students, and it can also introduce computational bio ...show morelogy to computer scientists, mathematicians, or biologists who are extending their interests into this exciting field. This book features: Topics organized around biological problems, such as sequence alignment and assembly, DNA signals, analysis of gene expression, and human genetic variation Presentation of fundamentals of probability, statistics, and algorithms Implementation of computational methods with numerous examples based upon the R statistics package Extensive descriptions and explanations to complement the analytical development More than 100 illustrations and diagrams (some in color) to reinforce concepts and present key results from the primary literature Exercises at the end of chapters Michael S. Waterman is a University Professor, a USC Associates Chair in Natural Sciences, and Professor of Biological Sciences, Computer Science, and Mathematics at the University of Southern California. A member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Professor Waterman is Founding Editor and Co-Editor in Chief of the Journal of Computational Biology. His research has focused on computational analysis of molecular sequence data. His best-known work is the co-development of the local alignment Smith-Waterman algorithm, which has become the foundational tool for database search methods. His interests have also encompassed physical mapping, as exemplified by the Lander-Waterman formulas, and genome sequence assembly using an Eulerian path method. Simon Tavaré holds the George and Louise Kawamoto Chair in Biological Sciences and is a Professor of Biological Sciences, Mathematics, and Preventive Medicine at the University of Southern California. Professor Tavaré's research lies at the interface between statistics and biology, specifically focusing on problems arising in molecular biology, human genetics, population genetics, molecular evolution, and bioinformatics. His statistical interests focus on stochastic computation. Among the applications are linkage disequilibrium mapping, stem cell evolution, and inference in the fossil record. Dr. Tavaré is also a professor in the Department of Oncology at the University of Cambridge, England, where his group concentrates on cancer genomics. Richard C. Deonier is Professor Emeritus in the Molecular and Computational Biology Section of the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Southern California. Originally trained as a physical biochemist, His major research has been in areas of molecular genetics, with particular interests in physical methods for gene mapping, bacterial transposable elements, and conjugative plasmids. During 30 years of active teaching, he has taught chemistry, biology, and computational biology at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 05
Cover: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York
Published: 07/22/2005
International: No



List Price: $99.00
Used  Currently Sold Out
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $64.49
Due back 08/01/2014
Rental
Save $34.51 (35%)
  • Free return shipping
  • In stock
  • 21-day satisfaction guarantee
CDs or access codes may not be included
Marketplace sellers starting at $34.75

More prices and sellers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Computational Genome Analysis
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (17)  |  New (11)  |  Like New (2)  |  Very Good (2)  |  Good (2)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$73.54
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$34.75
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Lighthouse Distribution
Chino Hills, CA
Seller Rating: 5
New York, NY 2005 Hard cover Very Good. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 572 p. Contains: Illustrations, black & white.
$34.75
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
Lighthouse Distribution
Chino Hills, CA
Seller Rating: 5
New York, NY 2005 Hard cover Fine. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 572 p. Contains: Illustrations, black & white.
$41.51
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Mini City Media Nc
Raleigh, NC
Seller Rating: 4.7
2007 Hardcover ***TOO LARGE for INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING! ! *** Binding solid. Good copy. Cover shows some wear. Text contains moderate interior markings, underlines, or highlights. All items shipped ...show moreto US include delivery confirmation. Thanks for looking! ...show less
$89.36
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
mermaidbookstore
Cupertino, CA
Seller Rating: 4.64
0387987851 HARDCOVER. NEW. Never used. We do not ship to PO Box/APO/FPO addresses.
$92.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
PaperbackshopUS
Secaucus, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.48
New Book. Shipped from US within 4 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000
$99.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
SUPER BOOKS
Fort Mill, SC
Seller Rating: 3.81
Buy with Confidence. Excellent Customer Support. We ship from multiple US locations. No CD, DVD or Access Code Included.
$110.96
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
GreatBookPrices
Westminster, MD
Seller Rating: 4.2
Brand New, Perfect Condition, Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
$110.96
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
GreatBookPrices
Westminster, MD
Seller Rating: 4.2
Brand New, Perfect Condition, Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
$113.41
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Books Jungle
Newport,
Seller Rating: 0
0387987851 New Book. Please allow 4-14 business days to arrive. We will ship Internationally as well. Very Good Customer Service is Guaranteed!! Millions sold offline.
$128.59
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
Stroud, Glos,
Seller Rating: 4.2
2005 Hardback NEAR FINE Hardback, This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. *****PLEASE NOTE: This item is shipping from an ...show moreauthorized seller in Europe. In the event that a return is necessary, you will be able to return your item within the US. To learn more about our European sellers and policies see the BookQuest FAQ section***** ...show less
Page:   1     2     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close