What is Biomathematics
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What is Biomathematics

The explosion of data being produced in all fields of biological investigation is one of the leading phenomena of 21st century science. Extracting meaning from these complex data sets, requires an interaction between biologists capable of asking sophisticated mathematical questions and mathematicians willing to delve into biology to develop tools relevant to living systems.

Watch this NSF funded documentary Darwin's Extra Sense to hear local faculty speak about the insights mathematics cancontribute to biology.