From Bytes to Bedside: Data Integration and Computational Biology for Translational Cancer Research

Mathew, Jomol P.; Taylor, Barry S.; Bader, Gary D.; Pyarajan, Saiju; Antoniotti, Marco; Chinnaiyan, Arul M.; Sander, Chris; Burakoff, Steven J.; Mishra, Bud
February 2007
PLoS Computational Biology;Feb2007, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p153
Academic Journal
The article presents a perspective regarding the opportunities offered by the major advances in genome science and molecular technologies. A recently developed combined experimental and computational methods offer more accurate diagnosis and prognosis as well as more effective prevention and therapy. With this, the author stated that computational biology is pivotal for effectively using large and diverse data resources to provide insights into disease biology and to optimize treatment.


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