- the study of genomes.
Origin of genomics
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Examples from the Web for genomics
The Ebola Wars By Richard Preston, New Yorker How genomics research can help contain the outbreak.The Daily Beast’s Best Longreads, Oct 20-26, 2014
October 26, 2014
When first genomics started, we figured the result would be self-improvement—literally.New Finding That Testing Could Identify Defects in Fetuses Is a Genetics Baby Step
June 8, 2012
Breakthroughs in genomics, regenerative medicine, as well as personalized drugs and therapies are all within our reach.The Price of Recovery
February 24, 2009
- the branch of molecular genetics concerned with the study of genomes, specifically the identification and sequencing of their constituent genes and the application of this knowledge in medicine, pharmacy, agriculture, etc
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- The study of all of the nucleotide sequences, including structural genes, regulatory sequences, and noncoding DNA segments, in the chromosomes of an organism.
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- The scientific study of genomes.
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