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Whither Bioinformatics?

  • Prashanth N Suravajhala
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Abstract

Ever since the word ‘theoretical biology’ was coined by Paulien Hogeweg in 1978, bioinformatics, the current word has steadfastly come into existence with many biologists taking a leaf out of this discipline. Researchers by now know that bioinformatics is a mere tool whereas its sister concern, computational biology, is deemed as a discipline. With bioinformatics burgeoning in the late 1990s, we relate the commencement of data deluge to the animistic knowledge that bioinformatics has brought in, lessening the scale of experimentation.

Keywords

System Biology Radiation Hybrid Gene Duplication Event System Biology Approach Yersinia Pestis 
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© Springer India 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Bioclues.OrgSecunderabadIndia

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