High-throughput phenotyping of multicellular organisms: finding the link between genotype and phenotype
Department of Biology and IGSP Center for Systems Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
Genome Biology 2011, 12:219 doi:10.1186/gb-2011-12-3-219Published: 28 March 2011
High-throughput phenotyping approaches (phenomics) are being combined with genome-wide genetic screens to identify alterations in phenotype that result from gene inactivation. Here we highlight promising technologies for 'phenome-scale' analyses in multicellular organisms.