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Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology: Databases

This course guide for B206 Synthetic Biology and Biothechnology contains useful links to resource relevant to the course.

Tutorials & Training

Web of Science


Collaborative Encyclopedia

The Encyclopedia of Life (EOL) is a free, online collaborative encyclopedia intended to document all of the 1.9 million living species known to science. It is compiled from existing databases and from contributions by experts and non-experts throughout the world. Source: Wikipedia

Library-subscribed Databases

Search Tools

Databases have powerful search tools that can help you get relevant results. Here are some of the more common tools:

Do refer to the Help pages of individual databases as the symbols may differ.