Proteomics: more than just biochemistry

Greenwell, Pamela and Rughooputh, Sanjiv (2005) Proteomics: more than just biochemistry. Biomedical Scientist, 49 (6). pp. 459-460. ISSN 1352-7673

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Abstract

Growth of the so-called 'omics' technologies may appear to be simply a case of giving new, trendy names to boring, old-fashioned technology. After all, who would dispute that genomics is just genetics and molecular biology, glycomics is the study of glycosylation or that metabolomics is simply the study of metabolic pathways? Surely, then, proteomics is just biochemistry. Indeed, students are now told that they are studying proteomics, as there is a tendency to turn off at the mere mention of biochemistry.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Online ISSN 1465-9131
Subjects: University of Westminster > Science and Technology > Life Sciences, School of (No longer in use)
Depositing User: Miss Nina Watts
Date Deposited: 23 May 2006
Last Modified: 11 Aug 2010 14:30
URI: http://westminsterresearch.wmin.ac.uk/id/eprint/1649

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