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9.2: Overview of Chapter Contents

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    This chapter will begin with a discussion of the complexities of the Eukaryotic gene. It will then describe how HMMs can be used as a model to parse Eukaryotic genomes into protein coding genes and regions that are not; this will include reference to the strengths and weaknesses of an HMM approach. Finally, the use of CRFs to annotate protein coding regions will be described as an alternative.

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