Semin Perinatol 2021 Jun 17:151456. Epub 2021 Jun 17.
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The application of 'omic techniques including, but not limited to genomics/metagenomics, transcriptomics/meta-transcriptomics, proteomics/meta-proteomics, and metabolomics to generate multiple datasets from a single sample have facilitated hypothesis generation leading to the identification of biological, molecular and ecological functions and mechanisms, as well as associations and correlations. Despite their power and promise, a variety of challenges must be considered in the successful design and execution of a multi-omics study. In this review, various 'omic technologies applicable to single- and meta-organisms (i. Read More