Systems biology and the biology of systems.

@article{Caplan2010SystemsBA,
  title={Systems biology and the biology of systems.},
  author={Michael J. Caplan},
  journal={Physiology},
  year={2010},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={
          58
        }
}
When I sit down to write an editorial for Physiology, I flatter myself that the two or three people who will ultimately read it want to hear my thoughts on a “big” topic. It strikes me that, within the rarefied realm of academic biology, there few bigger topics, or at least few topics more all 
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Systems biology, big science and grand challenges
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It is suggested that the authors need to adopt new policy categories if they want to understand the dynamics of the contemporary life sciences and for the increased involvement of the social sciences and humanities in the formulation of grand challenges.