Genomics maps the genetic structure of the living organism, Proteomics explores the ways and means to utilize the molecular biology, biochemistry and genetics to analyze the structure, function and interaction of the proteins, produced by the genes. Data mining is a tool used to extract precious, yet unknown information from huge database to transform the data into useful information.
Journal Article is sometimes called a Scientific Article, a Peer-Reviewed Article, or a Scholarly Research Article. Together, journal articles in a particular field are often referred to as The Literature.
Journal articles are most often Primary Research Articles. However, they can also be Review Articles. These types of articles have different aims and requirements. Sometimes, an article describes a new tool or method.
Because articles in scientific journals are specific, meticulously cited and peer-reviewed, journal databases are the best place to look for information on previous research on your species. Without a background in the field, journal articles may be hard to understand - however, you do not need to understand an entire article to be able to get valuable information from it.
Last date updated on June, 2014