noun[treated as singular] Biology
The study of transcriptomes and their functions: the field of transcriptomics allows for the examination of whole transcriptome changes across a variety of biological conditions
More example sentences
- Unlike transcriptomics, based on the analysis of a uniform molecule class, i.e. RNA, metabolite profiling obviously requires an arsenal of analytical tools owing to the diverse structures, properties, and sizes representing the plant's chemical composition, the metabolome.
- However, the combination of metabolomics and transcriptomics will describe and unravel complex biological system relations.
- The development of new platform technologies such as transcriptomics, proteomics, and metabolomics have allowed a deeper insight into cellular mechanisms of metabolic adaptation on the molecular level, but also the reconstruction of cellular networks.
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