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Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The use of computer science, mathematics, and information theory to model and analyze biological systems, especially systems involving genetic material.

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  • n. A field of science in which biology, computer science, and information technology merge into a single discipline to analyse biological information using computers and statistical techniques.

Etymologies

bio- +‎ informatics (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Ingénieur Bioinformaticienne is written by "Evelyne, is a research engineer in bioinformatics and has been actively writing for the last year on her career."

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  • In the seventies we coined the term bioinformatics for the study of informatic processes in biotic systems.

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  • For their part, contestants are constrained to so-called bioinformatics activities, designing DNA sequences from genomic-related information in a browser-based programming environment provided by SciNeS (Fig. 1).

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  • The school will also work towards providing curriculums in nanotechnology, the engineering of functional systems at the molecular scale, and bioinformatics, which is a mix of biotechnology and computer science, in 2010.

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  • -- the convergence of biology and computer science has created a new field called bioinformatics -- and Penn State has already positioned itself to handle the task.

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  • They can not guess that if you did -say-"bioinformatics" it means you are good at data mining.

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  • Over the horizon, the jobs of the future include "bioinformatics," a field that scarcely existed a few years ago and is already a magnet for talented young workers.

    Next Frontiers

  • “This is the first time an unsupervised algorithm is shown capable of learning complex syntax, generating grammatical new sentences and proving useful in other fields that call for structure discovery from raw data, such as bioinformatics,” he said.

    New Language Learning Algorithm | Impact Lab

  • There is in fact a large and thriving field of biology known as bioinformatics that specifically focuses on using information theory to analyze the massive amount of sequence information that’s being produced.

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  • Scot Schultz, HPC Advisory Council Director of Educational Outreach, is a technology specialist with broad knowledge in operating systems, high-speed interconnects, processors technology, clustering and applications characterizations such as bioinformatics, electronic design, engineering, entertainment

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