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bioinformatics
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
A field of biology concerned with the development of techniques for the collection and manipulation of biological data, and the use of such data to make biological discoveries or predictions. This field encompasses all computational methods and theories applicable to molecular biology and areas of computer-based techniques for solving biological problems including manipulation of models and datasets.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings 2012
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/17402.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/17402
Used For
computational biology
computational genetics
computational molecular biology
Broader Term
Biological Sciences
Narrower Term
immunoinformatics
systems biology
Related Term
genetic techniques and protocols
genomics
information science
metabolomics
methodology
molecular biology
molecular genetics
proteomics
Spanish
bioinformática
Term Number
17402