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

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1997, in the meaning defined above

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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

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

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