e-Seminars

Searching for siRNA and miRNA in STN patent databases. RNA interference (RNAi) is a system within cells that takes part in controlling which genes are active and how active they are. Two types of small RNA molecules, Micro RNA (miRNA) and Small Interfering RNA (siRNA), are central to RNAi. This e-Seminar will: Review indexing and…

e-Seminars

Multifile patent sequence searching on STN. This e-Seminar will focus on the theme of comprehensive multifile searching of patent sequence data, using USGENE®, GENESEQ™ (DGENE), PCTGEN and REGISTRY databases on STN. The session will provide a variety of practical tips, from preparing the query through to post-processing search results into a final report using STN…

e-Seminars

Sequence Basics. In this e-Seminar, learn how to most efficiently use the various sequence searching resources on STN. Topics will include: Introduction to STN sequence databases A review of recent enhancements BLAST search techniques Sequence Code Match (motif) search techniques This session will be of interest to those learning STN sequence searching, and those who…

Patents and Pizza: USGENE on STN

Improve your STN searching skills over lunch with a free STN Patents & Pizza session at the Embassy Suites Alexandria Old Town. Topics covered include USGENE® database construction and content, timeliness, value-add/standardized search fields, search and display options, and the various ways sequence searching can be implemented in the database. Specific examples of Sequence Code…

New USGENE STN Workshop Manual

A comprehensive new guide on USGENE® content, features and STN searching is now available. The USGENE STN Workshop Manual provides thorough basic, intermediate and expert advice for every aspect of searching USGENE on STN. This includes step-by-step guidance on BLAST, FASTA and motif (fragment) searching, refining using text and date terms, and post-processing of search…

Press Release

Japan Assoc. for International Chemical Information (JAICI) now markets in-house version of USGENE®. Agreement gives the Japan Association for International Chemical Information (JAICI) the mandate to operate as SequenceBase Corp. marketing agent for subscriptions to USGENE in-house version and data available for customized subscription download.
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