Scientific topics: Evolutionary biology
We propose here a working unit for teaching basic concepts of structural bioinformatics and evolution through the example of a wooden snake puzzle, strikingly similar to toy models widely used in the literature of protein folding. In our experience, developed at a Master’s course at the...
Scientific topics: Protein structure analysis, Molecular biology, Evolutionary biology, Bioinformatics
Resource type: course materials
PLAZA is a plant-oriented online resource for comparative, evolutionary and functional genomics. It allows querying and visualising structural and functional annotations, gene families, protein domains, phylogenetic trees, and genome organization. PLAZA 4.0 is the latest iteration of the PLAZA...
Scientific topics: Plant biology, Functional genomics, Comparative genomics, Evolutionary biology, Phylogenomics, Genotype and phenotype
Operations: Annotation, Visualisation, Comparison
Keywords: plants, Plants bioinformatics, genomics, Visualisation, Annotation
Resource type: Training materials
"Evolution Academy" videos (http://post.queensu.ca/~forsdyke/videolectures.htm). The latter are a course of 54 short (15 min) videos that follow the style of Salman Khan's "Khan Academy," and are addressed primarily to High School and beginning College students. There are also several longer (1...