proteomics

noun, plural in form but singular in construction
pro·​te·​o·​mics | \ ˌprō-tē-ˈō-miks How to pronounce proteomics (audio) \

Definition of proteomics

: a branch of biotechnology concerned with applying the techniques of molecular biology, biochemistry, and genetics to analyzing the structure, function, and interactions of the proteins produced by the genes of a particular cell, tissue, or organism, with organizing the information in databases, and with applications of the data — compare genomics

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proteomic \ ˌprō-​tē-​ˈō-​mik How to pronounce proteomic (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of proteomics

1997, in the meaning defined above

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“Proteomics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/proteomics. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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proteomics

noun plural but singular in construction
pro·​te·​o·​mics | \ ˌprōt-ē-ˈō-miks How to pronounce proteomics (audio) \

Medical Definition of proteomics

: a branch of biotechnology concerned with applying the techniques of molecular biology, biochemistry, and genetics to analyzing the structure, function, and interactions of the proteins produced by the genes of a particular cell, tissue, or organism, with organizing the information in databases, and with applications of the data (as in medicine or biology) — compare genomics

Other Words from proteomics

proteomic \ -​mik How to pronounce proteomic (audio) \ adjective

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