Translational – Expression of a concept in different language
Genomics - Understanding the nature and the function of the genome
- Translational genomics - Transfer of the language of genomics into practical applications
- Plant breeding (To identify novel QTLs)
- Cancer biology (To identify biomarkers)
Rehna Augustine, Gulab C. Arya, Deepti M. Nambiar, Roshan Kumar, Naveen C. Bisht (2013) Translational genomics in Brassica crops: challenges, progress, and future prospects. Plant Biotechnology Reports; 8 (2), 65-81.
Rajeev K. Varshney, Himabindu Kudapa, Lekha Pazhamala, Annapurna Chitikineni, Mahendar Thudi, Abhishek Bohra, Pooran M. Gaur, Pasupuleti Janila, Asnake Fikre, Paul Kimurto & Noel Ellis (2015) Translational Genomics in Agriculture: Some Examples in Grain Legumes, Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences, 34:1-3, 169-194.
James D. Brooks (2012) Translational genomics: The challenge of developing cancer biomarkers. Genome Research, 22:183–187