Biology in a Data-Driven World

By Deepak Singh

© 2016 – Chapman and Hall/CRC

250 pages | 35 B/W Illus.

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Paperback: 9781439872376
pub: 2016-04-14
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About the Book

This work offers unique insight into how biology is evolving to meet the needs of data-intensive science. It examines the history of computational science and lessons learned, discusses the evolution of biology into a data-driven science, and addresses the challenges and complexities of modern, data-driven biology. Exploring the core technological and scientific challenges, including algorithmic and infrastructural requirements, the book analyzes common themes and differences between biology and other data-intensive sciences and highlights the future directions of the field and the skill sets that will be critical for future success.

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Chapman & Hall/CRC Computational Science

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Database Management / Data Mining
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General