Definition of genomics in English:

genomics

Translate genomics into Spanish

plural noun

Biology
treated as singular
  • The branch of molecular biology concerned with the structure, function, evolution, and mapping of genomes.

    ‘Rapid advances in genomics and proteomics and stem cell research will also make the in utero treatment of some genetic conditions possible.’
    • ‘Our analysis shows the potential of evolutionary analysis for functional genomics.’
    • ‘In the postgenomic era, the revolution in bioinformatics deals with the problem of structural genomics.’
    • ‘Despite a steady stream of scientific discoveries, as well as progress in genomics and biotechnology, global health is in disarray today.’
    • ‘Despite the remarkable similarities among the genomes of various organisms, genomics also informs our notion of genetic variation.’

Pronunciation

genomics

/jəˈnōmiks/ /dʒəˈnoʊmɪks/ /jēˈnōmiks/ /dʒiˈnoʊmɪks/