E-Cell Developer Masaru Tomita Sees Full-Scale Predictive Biology Within 20 Years | GenomeWeb

In 1996, at a time when most biologists were still unaware of the promise mass computing held for their field, Keio University environmental information professor Masaru Tomita traded in his microscope for a computer. His goal: E-Cell, a comprehensive simulation of a single, entire cell with its complex network of metabolic pathways and products.

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