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National Center for Biotechnology Information

National Center for Biotechnology Information

National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCIS). The Nucleotide database is a collection of sequences of animals, plants, bacteria, and viruses from several sources, including GenBank, RefSeq, TPA and PDB. Genome, gene and transcript sequence data provide the foundation for biomedical research and discovery. This database is used world wide.



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alissa gonzalez
alissa gonzalez (Student)
4 years ago

This is a great website!! Its perfect for any research and possble topic papers. This could also be a helpful tool for students as well. A very helpful tool or any science major. 

Kurt Shults
Kurt Shults (Student)
4 years ago

This database is a bit involved, but it is definitely worth while for those who have a good understanding of genetics, and biology in general.

Yia Vang
Yia Vang (Student)
4 years ago

a great tool on Nucleotide and having a real data bank on the different sequence of Nucleotide

Kyle Besecker
Kyle Besecker (Student)
4 years ago

As a teacher I think this site would be very useful for directing students where to find peer reviewed research. It could be also be helpful when assigning a research paper, students always need sources.

Lizzy Tello
Lizzy Tello (Student)
4 years ago

Extensive database! This is a very technical resource, probably most appropriate for the professional level, but can be used for educational purposes in order to prepare students for biotech research.  Also, the acronym is NCBI, not the name of a television show. :)

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