SEATTLE--Medical genetics professor Maynard Olson, an award-winning geneticist at the University of Washington here, met with BioInform last month to discuss the future of genomics and the role of bioinformatics in the new millennium.

"The bottom line is two things," Olson said. "We really should be thinking about integration of genomics with traditional areas of biology. And we need to be thinking more about social implications."

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