Assessment: Write a critical essay on how systems biology approaches/techniques are attempting to solve a grand challenge of your choice. You do not need to cover the entire field of systems biology, more focus on specific examples in the current literature, commenting on the findings/outcomes of this (these) approach (approaches) in solving the challenge.
1) To improve childhood vaccines
2) To create new vaccines
3) To control insects that transmit agents of disease
4) To improve nutrition to promote health
5) To improve drug treatment of infectious diseases
6) To cure latent and chronic infections
7) To measure disease and health status accurately and economically in developing countries