Definition of Functional genomics

1. Noun. The branch of genomics that determines the biological function of the genes and their products.

Generic synonyms: Genomics



Definition of Functional genomics

1. Noun. (biochemistry) (genetics) A genomics branch that measures expression levels of RNAs and proteins to understand biological functions of a set of genes in cells. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Functional Genomics

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Literary usage of Functional genomics

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1. Genomic Signal Processing and Statistics by R. Dougherty, Edward R Dougherty (2005)
"The widely used term “functional genomics” has many different ... In one possible definition, functional genomics refers to the development and application ..."

2. Reaping the Benefits of Genomic and Proteomic Research: Intellectual by Stephen A. Merrill, Anne-Marie Mazza (2006)
"Today genomics companies are often divided into large-scale sequencers, positional cloners, and those that do functional genomics. Large-scale sequencers ..."

3. Catalyzing Inquiry at the Interface of Computing and Biology by John C. Wooley, Herbert Lin (2005)
"A number of biological signatures useful for functional genomics have been susceptible to significantly greater degrees of automation, miniaturization, ..."

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