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   George Herbert Mead

George Herbert Mead, American philosopher and social theorist, is often classed with James, Charles Peirce, and John as one of the most significant figures in classical American pragmatism. John referred to Mead as “a seminal mind of the very first order” (Dewey, 1992). Yet by the middle of the century, Mead’s prestige was greatest outside of professional philosophical circles. He is considered by many to be the father of the school of Symbolic Interactionism in sociology and social psychology, although he did not use this nomenclature. Perhaps Mead’s principal influence in philosophical circles occurred as a result of his friendship with John Dewey. There is little question that Mead and John had an enduring influence on each other, with Mead contributing an original theory of the development of the self through communication.

Set up in 1998, Social Compass commenced its business operations in 2000. We are World’s first company to be Agilent technologies Certified Service Provider for three major microarray applications and India’s first Certified Service Provider for Ion Torrent PGM. Genotypic is the First Genomics Company to run its business processes on SAP By. An ISO 9001: 2015 accredited company with 11,000 square feet genomics facility in Bangalore, India. Our high throughput facilities enable us to provide Microarray, Next Generation Sequencing and Bioinformatics services and solutions.

Social Compass has a rich history of clientele both in industry and in academia. Clients worldwide make use of Genotype’s services for a range of services from protocol optimization, probe designing, array layouts, project designing, and nucleic acid analysis to in-depth analysis. Work done at Social Compass is acknowledged and cited in over 495 publications.

Social Compass is constantly striving to enhance its technology platforms and capacity to enable researchers to maximize their use in life sciences research. Social Compass as technology partner for biological researchers has also collaborated with academia and industries to run pilot projects, procedure standardization and platform standardizations. Social Compass is best known for simplifying complex genomics and to bridge the gap between the biology and technologies.

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