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Recent Development in Omics Studies

  • Wan Mohd AizatEmail author
  • Ismanizan Ismail
  • Normah Mohd Noor
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Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 1102)

Abstract

The central dogma of molecular biology (DNA, RNA, protein and metabolite) has engraved our understanding of genetics in all living organisms. While the concept has been embraced for many decades, the development of high-throughput technologies particularly omics (genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics and metabolomics) has revolutionised the field to incorporate big data analysis including bioinformatics and systems biology as well as synthetic biology area. These omics approaches as well as systems and synthetic biology areas are now increasingly popular as seen by the growing numbers of publication throughout the years. Several journals which have published most of these related fields are also listed in this chapter to overview their impact and target journals.

Keywords

Genomics Metabolomics Molecular biology Proteomics Systems biology Transcriptomics 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wan Mohd Aizat
    • 1
    Email author
  • Ismanizan Ismail
    • 1
  • Normah Mohd Noor
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Systems BiologyUniversiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)BangiMalaysia

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