What is Informatics?

Robert Hartley rh at mblab.gla.ac.uk
Mon Jan 15 11:54:39 EST 2001


In article <93segt$10i$1 at news.rt66.com>, "jep sontag"
<jpark100 at hotmail.com> wrote:

> I am wondering what "Informatics" is and what area does Informatics cover?
> .   jep

Is it the gathering and analysis of information/data.

So Bioinformatics is:-
the gathering and analysis of biology information/data.

Cheers
Bob; Sunny Scotland
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