Importance of information working with colon cancer research

Joan Lu, Qiang Xu, Murad Al-Rajab, Lamogha Chiazor

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterpeer-review


Modern science helps us to understand the changing world around us, across fields such as biology, computer science, mathematics, statistics, chemistry, computational biology, biotechnology, biochemistry, and many others. An important branch of science that has had a large impact on the medical field is bioinformatics. This chapter introduces the importance of information science into colon cancer research. According to the American Cancer Association, in the United States in 2018, 97,220 new cases of colon cancer (CC) were identified. The research into this topic area is an immediate need to save many lives and improve people's living standards.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationResearch Anthology on Bioinformatics, Genomics, and Computational Biology
PublisherIGI Global
Number of pages6
ISBN (Electronic)9798369330272
ISBN (Print)9798369330265
Publication statusPublished - 19 Mar 2024

Cite this