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An introduction to scripting in Ruby for biologists

Jan Aerts1* and Andy Law2

Author Affiliations

1 Genome Dynamics and Evolution Group, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, CB10 1SA, UK

2 Division of Genetics and Genomics, The Roslin Institute and Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, Roslin, EH25 9PS, UK

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BMC Bioinformatics 2009, 10:221  doi:10.1186/1471-2105-10-221

Published: 16 July 2009

Additional files

Additional file 1:

Example data in GFF format. A short example file containing GFF-formatted data for use with Listing 7.

Format: TXT Size: 1KB Download file

Open Data

Additional file 2:

SQL loading script. A SQL script to load data into a database suitable for use with Listing 8.

Format: SQL Size: 2KB Download file

Open Data