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Enter a gene symbol or gene name, for example "CDK4" or "cyclin dependent kinase 4" and BioGene will retrieve its gene function and references into its function (GeneRIF). For iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Free.
Check these out!
The list below is just a selection. Check the catalog for additional online and print books on topics in genetics.
Log in to the Intranet then click the title link below to view the full text of ebooks.
Dictionary of Genetics (Oxford)
Need to look up a definition? Click the link below to use the online Dictionary of Genetics from Oxford University Press. Note: You must be logged in to the Intranet if you are off campus.
Genetics Web Sites
Resources from the Human Genome Project, includes Gene and Protein Database, Genetic Disorders Guide and a Chromosome Viewer.
Genetics Home Reference
The National Library of Medicine's Web site for consumer information about genetic conditions and the genes or chromosomes responsible for those conditions.
National Library of Medicine database of genomes, complete chromosomes, sequence maps, and integrated genetic and physical maps. Database is organized by organism groups: Archaea, Bacteria, Eukaryotae, Viruses, Viroids, and Plasmids.
Scitable: A Library of Genetics Articles
A collaborative learning space for science. Articles are focused on genetics, the study of evolution, variation, and the rich complexity of living organisms. Access to some materials requires setting up a free user account.