bioinformatics(redirected from Bioinformatist)
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n. (used with a sing. verb)
The use of computer science, mathematics, and information theory to organize and analyze complex biological data, especially genetic data. Also called biocomputing.
n (functioning as singular)
1. (Biochemistry) the branch of information science concerned with large databases of biochemical or pharmaceutical information
2. (Pharmacology) the branch of information science concerned with large databases of biochemical or pharmaceutical information