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Bioinformatics Books List

Bioinformatics Books List

Over the years ISCB members and scientific publishers have notified us of books with specific relevance to our community of computational biologists. Below is a listing of those books, alpha by author, from which you can link to more detailed information with the option to also link straight to Amazon.com to make a purchase. If you are aware of a high quality book missing from our list, please write to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will consider adding it soon.

  1. DNA Sequencing: From Experimental Methods to Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Luke Alphey
  2. Systems Bioinformatics: An Engineering Case-Based Approach
    Author(s): Gil Alterovitz and Marco R. Ramoni
  3. Text Mining for Biology and Biomedicine
    Editor(s): Sophia Ananiadou and John McNaught
  4. Introduction to Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Teresa Attwood, David Parry-Smith
  5. Ontologies for Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Kenneth Baclawski and Tianhua Niu
  6. Bioinformatics: The Machine Learning Approach
    Author(s): P.Baldi and S. Brunak
  7. DNA Microarrays and Gene Expression: From Experiments to Data Analysis and Modeling
    Author(s): Pierre Baldi, G. Wesley Hatfield
  8. Bioinformatics for Geneticists
    Author(s): Michael Barnes, Ian C Gray
  9. Bioinformatics: A Practical Guide to the Analysis of Genes and Proteins, Second Edition
    Author(s): Andreas D. Baxevanis and B. F. Francis Ouellette (Eds)
  10. Bioinformatics Computing
    Author(s): Bryan P. Bergeron
  11. Genetics Databases
    Author(s): M. J. Bishop
  12. Problems and Solutions in Biological Sequence Analysis
    Author(s): Mark Borodovsky and Svetlana Ekisheva
  13. Structural Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Philip E. Bourne, Helge Weissig
  14. Computational Modeling of Genetic and Biochemical Networks
    Author(s): James M. Bower and Hamid Bolouri
  15. Bioinformatics: A Biologist's Guide to Biocomputing and the Internet
    Author(s): Stuart M. Brown
  16. Discovering Genomics, Proteomics, and Bioinformatics
    Author(s): A. Malcolm Campbell, Laurie J. Heyer
  17. Biological Database Modeling
    Editor(s): Jake Chen and Amandeep S. Sidhu
  18. Bioinformatics for Dummies
    Author(s): Jean-Michel Claverie and Cedric Notredame
  19. Computational Molecular Biology: An Introduction
    Author(s): Peter Clote, Rolf Backofen
  20. Introduction to Computational Genomics: A Case Studies Approach
    Author(s): Nello Cristianini and Matthew W. Hahn
  21. Bioinformatics (Methods Express Series)
    Author(s): Paul Dear
  22. Bioinformatics Algorithms: An Active Learning Approach, 2nd Edition, Vols. 1 and 2
    Author(s): Phillip Compeau, Pavel Pevzner
  23. Analysis of Microarray Data: A Network-Based Approach
    Editor(s): Matthias Dehmer and Frank Emmert-Streib
  24. Nonlinear Estimation and Classification
    Author(s): D.D. Denison, M.H. Hansen, C.C. Holmes, B. Mallick & B. Yu (Eds.)
  25. Biological Sequence Analysis
    Author(s): Richard Durbin, Sean R. Eddy, Anders Krogh, Graeme Mitchison
  26. Genomic Perl: From Bioinformatics Basics to Working Code
    Author(s): Rex A. Dwyer
  27. Protein Bioinformatics: An Algorithmic Approach to Sequence and Structure Analysis
    Author(s): Ingvar Eidhammer, Inge Jonassen, William R.T. Taylor
  28. Computational Cell Biology
    Author(s): Christopher P. Fall, Eric S. Marland, John M. Wagner
    and John J. Tyson, Editors
  29. Cluster and Classification Techniques for the Biosciences
    Author(s): Alan Fielding
  30. Evolutionary Computation in Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Gary B. Fogel, David W. Corne
  31. Mathematics of Evolution and Phylogeny
    Author(s): Olivier Gascuel (Editor)
  32. Reconstructing Evolution: New Mathematical and Computational Advances
    Author(s): Olivier Gascuel (Editor), Mike Steel (Editor)
  33. Bioinformatics: Principles & Applications
    Author(s): Zhumur Ghosh, Bibekanand Mallick
  34. Developing Bioinformatics Computer Skills
    Author(s): Cynthia Gibas, Per Jambeck
  35. Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics: An Introduction
    Author(s): Gregory R. Grant, Warren J. Ewens
  36. Algorithms on Strings, Trees and Sequences
    Author(s): Dan Gusfield
  37. Longitudinal Data Analysis
    Author(s): Hedeker Donald, Gibbons Robert D.
  38. Bioinformatics : Sequence, Structure, and Databanks : A Practical Approach
    Author(s): Des Higgins (Editor), Willie Taylor (Editor)
  39. Probabilistic Modelling in Bioinformatics and Medical Informatics
    Author(s): Dirk Husmeier (Editor), Richard Dybowski (Editor), Stephen Roberts (Editor)
  40. Current Topics in Computational Molecular Biology
    Author(s): Tao Jiang, Ying Xu and Michael Q. Zhang (Eds.)
  41. Current Topics in Computational Molecular Biology
    Author(s): Neil C. Jones and Pavel A. Pevzner
  42. Post-genome Informatics
    Author(s): Minoru Kanehisa
  43. Intelligent Bioinformatics: The Application of Artificial Intelligence Techniques to Bioinformatics Problems
    Author(s): Edward Keedwell, Ajit Narayanan
  44. Foundations of Systems Biology
    Author(s): Hiroaki Kitano
  45. Guide to Analysis of DNA Microarray Data
    Author(s): Steen Knudsen
  46. Microarrays for an Integrative Genomics
    Author(s): Isaac S. Kohane, Alvin Kho, Atul J. Butte
  47. Systems Biology: Principles, Methods, and Concepts
    Author(s): Andrzej K. Konopka (Editor)
  48. Compact Handbook of Computational Biology
    : Andrzej K. Konopka (Editor), M. James C. Crabbe (Editor)
  49. BLAST
    Author(s): Ian Korf, Mark Yandell, Joseph Bedell
  50. Hidden Markov Models for Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Timo Koski
  51. Fundamental Concepts of Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Dan E. Krane, Michael L. Raymer
  52. Advances in Molecular Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Steffen Schulze-Kremer (Editor)
  53. Molecular Bioinformatics: Algorithms and Applications
    Author(s): Steffen Schulze-Kremer
  54. Computational Biology
    Author(s): Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 2066
  55. Analysis of Microarray Gene Expression Datas
    Author(s): Mei-Ling Ting Lee
  56. Bioinformatics: From Genomes to Drugs
    Author(s): Thomas Lengauer
  57. Sequence Analysis in a Nutshell: A Guide to Common Tools and Databases
    Author(s): Darryl Leon, Scott Markel
  58. Introduction to Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Arthur M. Lesk
  59. Computational Molecular Biology
    Author(s): J. Leszczynski
  60. Bioinformatics: Databases and Systems
    Author(s): Stanley Letovsky (Editor)
  61. Biomolecular Computation for Bionanotechnology
    Author(s): Jian-Qin Liu and Katsunori Shimohara
  62. Immunological Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Ole Lund, Morten Nielsen, Claus Lundegaard,
    Can Kesmir and Søren Brunak
  63. Intelligent Systems Modeling and Decision Support in Bioengineering
    Author(s): Mahdi Mahfouf
  64. Bioinformatics and Systems Biology: Collaborative Research and Resources
    Author(s): Frederick Marcus
  65. In Silico Technologies in Drug Target Identification and Validation
    Author(s): Scott Markel and Darryl Leon
  66. Computational Cell Biology
    Author(s): Eric Marland, John Wagner, John Tyson
  67. Bioinformatics and Genome Analysis
    Author(s): H.W. Mewes, B. Weiss, H. Seidel
  68. Bioinformatics: Methods and Protocols
    Author(s): Stephen Misener (Editor), Stephen A. Krawetz (Editor)
  69. Bioinformatics: Sequence and Genome Analysis
    Author(s): David W. Mount
  70. Foundations of Comparative Genomics
    Author(s): Arcady R. Mushegian
  71. Bioinformatics Algorithms: Sequence Analysis, Genome Rearrangements, and Phylogenetic Reconstruction
    Author: Enno Ohlebusch
  72. Bioinformatics: Genes, proteins and computers
    Author(s): C.A. Orengo, D.T. Jones and J.M. Thornton
  73. Algebraic Statistics for Computational Biology
    Author(s): Lior Pachter and Bernd Sturmfels
  74. Systems Biology: Properties of Reconstructed Networks
    Author(s): Bernhard O. Palsson
  75. Mathematics of Genome Analysis
    Author(s): Jerome K. Percus
  76. Computational Molecular Biology: An Algorithmic Approach
    Author(s): Pavel A. Pevzner
  77. A Beginner's Guide to Molecular Structures
    Author(s): Sandra Porter
  78. Exploring DNA Structure
    Author(s): Sandra Porter
  79. Bioinformatics Basics Applications in Biological Science and Medicine
    Author(s): Hooman H. Rashidi, Lukas K. Buehler
  80. Introduction to Computer-Intensive Methods of Data Analysis in Biology
    Author(s): Derek A. Roff
  81. The Phylogenetic Handbook: A Practical Approach to DNA and Protein Phylogeny
    Edited by Marco Salemi, Anne-Mieke Vandamme
  82. Computational Methods in Molecular Biology
    Author(s): S.L. Salzberg, D.B. Searls, S. Kasif
  83. Comparative Genomics: Empirical and Analytical Approaches to Gene Order Dynamics, Map Alignment and the Evolution of Gene Families
    Author(s): David Sankoff, Joseph H. Nadeau
  84. Molecular Modeling and Simulation: An Interdisciplinary Guide
    Author(s): Tamar Schlick
  85. Kernel Methods in Computational Biology
    Author(s): Bernhard Schölkopf, Koji Tsuda and Jean-Philippe Vert (Eds.)
  86. Bioinformatics: From Nucleic Acids and Proteins to Cell Metabolism
    Author(s): Dietmar Schomburg (Editor), Uta Lessel (Editor)
  87. Phylogenetics
    Author(s): Charles Semple and Mike Steel
  88. Introduction to Computational Molecular Biology
    Author(s): Joao Carlos Setubal, Joao Meidanis, Jooao Carlos Setubal
  89. Likelihood, Bayesian and MCMC Methods in Quantitative Genetics
    Author(s): Daniel Sorensen, Daniel Gianola
  90. Bioinformatics: Sequence Alignment and Markov Models
    Author(s): Kal Renganathan Sharma
  91. Microarray Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Dov Stekel
  92. Protein Structure Prediction - A Practical Approach
    Author(s): Michael J. E. Sternberg
  93. Computational Genomics: Current Methods
    Author(s): Nikola Stojanovic
  94. Introduction to Protein-DNA Interactions: Structure, Thermodynamics, and Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Gary D. Stormo
  95. Beginning Perl for Bioinformatics
    Author(s): James Tisdall
  96. Pathway Analysis and Optimization in Metabolic Engineering
    Author(s): Néstor V. Torres, Eberhard O. Voit
  97. Gene Regulation and Metabolism: Post-Genomic Computational Approaches
    Author(s): Julio Collado-Vides and Ralf Hofestadt
  98. Computational Analysis of Biochemical Systems A Practical Guide for Biochemists and Molecular Biologists
    Author(s): Eberhard O. Voit
  99. Coalescent Theory: An Introduction
    Author(s): John Wakeley
  100. Pattern Discovery in Biomolecular Data - Tools, Techniques, and Applications
    Author(s): Jason T. L. Wang, Bruce A. Shapiro, and Dennis Shasha
  101. Introduction to Computational Biology: Maps, Sequences and Genomes
    Author(s): Michael S Waterman
  102. Instant Notes Bioinformatics
    Author(s): D.R. Westhead, J. H. Parish, R.M. Twyman
  103. The Practical Bioinformatician
    Author(s): Limsoon Wong
  104. Neural Networks and Genome Informatics
    Author(s): Cathy H. Wu, Jerry W. McLarty
  105. Essential Bioinformatics
    Author(s): Jin Xiong
  106. Applications of Fuzzy Logic in Bioinformatics
    (Series on Advances in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology)

    Author(s): Dong Xu (Editor), James M. Keller (Editor), Mihail Popescu (Editor),
    Rajkumar Bondugula (Editor)
  107. Life Science Automation Fundamentals and Applications
    Editor(s): Mingjun Zhang, Bradley Nelson, and Robin Felder
  108. Understanding Bioinformatics
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    List initially compiled by Aik Choon TAN


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