" JamesBritt" <james / jamesbritt.com> writes:
> I've seen O'Reilly books for bio geeks looking to pick up programming
> skills, but little in the other direction.

Neither have I, so I asked James Tisdall, author of Beginning Perl for
Bioinformatics about it; this was his response:
http://www.perl.com/pub/a/2002/01/02/bioinf.html

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print "Just another ",0 ? "Ruby" : "Perl", " double agent\n";