Monthly Archives: August 2016

Python: Analysing EMG signals – Part 1

Electromyography (EMG) is an experimental and clinical technique used to study and analyse electrical signals produced by muscles. This series of tutorials will go through how Python can be used to process and analyse EMG signals. We begin with a brief overview of how muscle electrical signals are produced and detected. What is EMG? The smallest functional unit that describes

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Python: Working with text files & PubMed references part 5

I am assuming you have followed the previous tutorials in this short series on how to manipulate Pubmed references using Python (1, 2, 3, 4). We have cleaned up the references by removing unwanted fields and ensuring sections like the abstract are not split over multiple lines. The cleaned references are saved in a text file cleaned_pubmed_refs.txt. We are now

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