Omics meaning

ōmĭks, ŏmĭks
Analysis of large amounts of data representing an entire set of some kind, especially the entire set of molecules, such as proteins, lipids, or metabolites, in a cell, organ, or organism.
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Any of the fields employing this approach, as proteomics or metabolomics.
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Analysis of large amounts of data representing an entire set of some kind, especially the entire set of molecules, such as proteins, lipids, or metabolites, in a cell, organ, or organism.
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Any of the fields employing this approach, as proteomics or metabolomics.
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(biology) Used to form nouns meaning a study of the totality of something; e.g. genomics, proteomics.
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Origin of omics

  • From -omics as in genomics proteomics etc.

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • -oma +‎ -ics, both ultimately from Ancient Greek

    From Wiktionary