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Issue No.06 - November/December (2009 vol.11)
pp: 20-29
Sarah Killcoyne , Institute for Systems Biology
John Boyle , Institute for Systems Biology
<p>In the life sciences, the need to balance the costs and benefits of introducing software processes into a research environment presents a distinct set of challenges due to the cultural disconnect between life sciences research and software engineering. The Institute for Systems Biology's research informatics team has studied these challenges and developed a software process to address them.</p>
Software development process, software design, life sciences research, agile, rapid application development
Sarah Killcoyne, John Boyle, "Managing Chaos: Lessons Learned Developing Software in the Life Sciences", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.11, no. 6, pp. 20-29, November/December 2009, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2009.198
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