Preface


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Preface
PrefaceModern science has been transformed in recent times. Our thinking, our ways of analyses, our tools, our experimental systems, and certainly our powers to probe living systems have fundamentally altered in ways that we never imagined. Bioinformatics is that one field of science which has admirably demonstrated what integration and knowledge sharing across different disciplines can achieve to advance our understanding of complex living systems.This book is about those fundamental tools and devices that spearheaded swift changes, which revolutionized biomedical research and enabled us to perform biology in silico. Today, as a result of these tools (and despite their limitations), discovering novel coding regions, genes and gene products in a haystack of unknown sequences, searching for remote …
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Harshawardhan P. Bal: Bioinformatics: Principles and Applications. Preface, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2005), AccessEngineering Export