Biological Data Mining [chapter]

George Tzanis, Christos Berberidis, Ioannis Vlahavas
Data Warehousing and Mining  
Data Cleaning (Cleansing): The act of detecting and removing errors and inconsistencies in data to improve its quality. Genotype: The exact genetic makeup of an organism. Machine Learning: An area of artificial intelligence the goal of which is to build computer systems that can adapt and learn from their experience. Mapping: The process of locating genes on a chromosome. Phenotype: The physical appearance characteristics of an organism. Sequence Alignment: The process to test for similarities
more » ... t for similarities between a sequence of an unknown target protein, and a single (or a family of) known protein(s). Sequencing: The process of determining the order of nucleotides in a DNA or RNA molecule or the order of amino acids in a protein. Visualization: Graphical display of data and models facilitating the understanding and interpretation of the information contained in them.
doi:10.4018/978-1-59904-951-9.ch099 fatcat:demnj6at6jetloc6dbt6aqalny