Glasgow Team Takes a Page(Rank) from Google with New Gene-Prioritization Tool | GenomeWeb

A team of researchers has adapted Google's PageRank algorithm to fit the needs of microarray researchers.

Julie Morrison and colleagues at the University of Glasgow and the University of Strathclyde hit upon the algorithm as a handy way to prioritize lists of differentially expressed genes, and recently published the results of their work in BMC Bioinformatics (available at http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2105/6/233/).

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