Metatranscriptomics Analysis of Macaques with Idiopathic Chronic Diarrhea (ICD)

1. Introduction Juvenile rhesus macaques commonly suffer from idiopathic chronic diarrhea (ICD). This disease is characterized by inflammation of the colon and repeated bouts of diarrhea. It is a common cause of morbidity and mortality among macaques because it is unresponsive to drugs. The gut microbiome of macaques with ICD is characterized by abrupt changes when compared to healthy individuals.

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How to perform a Gene Set Enrichment Analysis (GSEA)

This articles explains what a Gene Set Enrichment Analysis (GSEA) is, how it works and how it can be performed with OmicsBox. What is an enrichment analysis? An enrichment analysis is a bioinformatics method which identifies enriched or over-represented gene sets among a list of ranked genes. Gene sets are groups of genes that are functionally related according to current

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