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Author November, Joseph Adam, 1975-
Title Biomedical computing : digitizing life in the United States / Joseph November.
Published Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012.
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 Floor3  R858 .N68 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xvi, 344 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Johns Hopkins University studies in historical and political science ; 130th ser., 2.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Putting molecular biology and medical diagnosis into metal brains : operations research and the origins of biomedical computing -- Building tomorrow's biomedicine : the National Institutes of Health's early mission to computerize biology and medicine -- The LINC revolution : the forgotten biomedical origins of personal computing -- A new way of life : computing in the lab, in the clinic, and at the foundation -- Martians, experts, and universitas : biomedical computing at Stanford University, 1960-1966.
Subject Medical informatics -- United States -- History.
Bioinformatics -- United States -- History.
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
ISBN 9781421404684 (hdbk. : alk. paper)
1421404680 (hdbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 741999154