Synopses & Reviews
Dr. King-Hao Liang provides biomedical researchers and students with a state-of-the-art assessment of the application of bioinformatics to biomedical science and clinical applications. Contemporary biomedical and clinical researches are constantly pushed forward by the rapid advancement of various high throughput technologies on all the DNA, RNA and protein levels. These technologies include, for example, the advanced genome sequencing technology, microarray, ChIP-Chip and mass spectrometry. They enable researchers to conduct investigations on human health and disease in a systematic, genome-wide scale.
About the Author
Dr. Kung-Hao Liang is a Senior Bioinformatician. He works at the Liver Research Center, LinKo Medical Center at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan, where he focuses on harnessing the power of genomics and systems biology to fulfill unmet medical needs. Dr. Liang is on the Editorial Board of the "Journal of Clinical Bioinformatics".
Table of Contents
General introduction: from uncertainty to adaptivity; Transcriptomics; Systems biomedical science; Clinical developments; Concluding remarks