Methods Mol Biol.: auth.: C.Dessimoz

Methods Mol Biol. 2017;1446:221-229.

A Gene Ontology Tutorial in Python.

Vesztrocy AW1,2Dessimoz C3,4,5,6,7.


This chapter is a tutorial on using Gene Ontology resources in the Python programming language. This entails querying the Gene Ontology graph, retrieving Gene Ontology annotations, performing gene enrichment analyses, and computing basic semantic similarity between GO terms. An interactive version of the tutorial, including solutions, is available at .


Gene Ontology; Python; Tutorial

PMID: 27812946