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Review

The next frontier of systems biology: higher-order and interspecies interactions

Michael A Fischbach1 and Nevan J Krogan2

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences and California Institute of Quantitative Biosciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA

2 Department of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology and California Institute of Quantitative Biosciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA

Genome Biology 2010, 11:208  doi:10.1186/gb-2010-11-5-208

Published: 5 May 2010

Abstract

Systems approaches are not so different in essence from classical genetic and biochemical approaches, and in the future may become adopted so widely that the term 'systems biology' itself will become obsolete.