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Biomedical, Genetics & Genomics Resources: Core Biomolecular Databases

Biosciences, Genetics & Genomics resource guide for University of Iowa students, residents, fellows & faculty

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The following are some of the more popular resources from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI):

When using BLAST, click the Help button to access the BLAST tutorials.

Protein and Protein Structure

NCBI Tools

Biomedical Sciences Librarian

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Mirko von Elstermann
Contact:
Hardin Library for the Health Sciences
Office: 2nd floor, 207A
600 Newton Road
Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1098

Phone 319-335-9153
Fax 319-353-3752
Website / Blog Page
Social:Twitter Page

About Mirko

Education:
Ph.D., Physiology (formation of a breast cancer-specific carbohydrate antigen)
M.Sc., Biology (bacterial metabolomics)
M.A., Philosophy (systems theory)
M.A.S., Library and Information Sciences (resources & services of a future biomedical library)

Work:
As an editor—Nature Publishing Group; Wiley-VCH; IGHPE; freelancing
As a librarian—University of Basel (CH); University of Veterinary Medicine (Hanover, DE), Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (Doha)         Started at Hardin May 31st, 2017.