Learn to use PID (Pathway Interaction Database). PID is a public resource for the cancer research community and other scientists interested in signaling pathways in human cells. It provides a high quality, structured and curated collection of information about many signaling pathways as well as a user-friendly set of tools to allow visualization, exploration, and mining of the data. As of now, hundreds of pathways and thousands of interactions can be accessed using this database.
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This tutorial is a part of the tutorial group Interaction resources. You might find the other tutorials in the group interesting:
MINT: Molecular Interaction Database
Cytoscape: An open-source software platform used for visualization and analysis of molecular interaction and network data
BiologicalNetworks: Analyze and visualize molecular interaction networks
BioSystems: Database of Biological Systems
Reactome Legacy: Older version of the current Reactome knowledgebase of biological processes.
Reactome: Knowledgebase of biological processes
GeneMANIA: GeneMANIA: Fast Gene Function Predictions
GenMAPP: A freely available open source software application for visualizing microarray data in the context of biological pathways.
VisANT: A web-based or downloadable software platform used for visualization and analysis of networks and interaction pathways
InterPro: A comprehensive protein signature resource
IntAct protein interaction database: IntAct is an open source database and analysis resource for protein interaction data
KEGG: KEGG, The Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes
Proteins : Tools that are primarily used in the storage, retrieval, or exploration of amino acid based data. Some tools may also involve nucleotide sequence information.
Pathways and Interactions : Tools that are involved with protein interactions and pathway features. Some tools are primarily repositories and some offer analysis options.
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