Sail's Pedagogy

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Cancering — A new way of looking at Cancer

on February 27, 2011

Proteomics 9s the large-scale study of proteins, particularly their structures and functions. (Wikipedia) Danny Hillis “explains, genomics shows us a list of the ingredients of the body — while proteomics shows us what those ingredients produce. Understanding what’s going on in your body at the protein level may lead to a new understanding of how cancer happens.” (TED)

Danny Hillis is Chairman and Chief Technology Officer of Applied Minds, a research and development company creating a range of new products and services in software, entertainment, electronics, biotechnology and mechanical design.

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