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genomics

Line breaks: gen|om¦ics
Pronunciation: /dʒɪˈnəʊmɪks
 
, dʒɪˈnɒmɪks
 
/

Definition of genomics in English:

plural noun

[treated as singular] Biology
The branch of molecular biology concerned with the structure, function, evolution, and mapping of genomes.
Example sentences
  • Rapid advances in genomics and proteomics and stem cell research will also make the in utero treatment of some genetic conditions possible.
  • Our analysis shows the potential of evolutionary analysis for functional genomics.
  • In the postgenomic era, the revolution in bioinformatics deals with the problem of structural genomics.

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