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Discovery based studies in metabolomics

An overview of discovery based approaches applied in metabolomics studies

Discovery based, or also referred to as hypothesis generating studies have evolved over the past 15 years with the increase in ‘omics based studies.

Hundreds to thousands of metabolites are measured in the studies and provide the primary route to identifying new biological discoveries. Professor Mark Viant explores the reasons and benefits of applying discovery based approaches in metabolomics studies.

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Metabolomics: Understanding Metabolism in the 21st Century

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