What is Bioinformatics? – A General Perspective

Bioinformatics is an emerging discipline of Biotechnology which has now become the heart of modern biological research. The team Bioinformatics, which was coined by Paulien Hogeweg, merges the two major power houses of modern science and technology – Biology and Information Technology (IT). In other words, Bioinformatics is the systematic development and application of IT solutions to handle biological information by addressing biological data collection and warehousing, data mining, database searches, analyzes and interpretation, modeling and product design…….