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Sequence analysis (applications)

Section edited by João Setubal

This section incorporates all aspects of sequence analysis applications, including but not limited to: software, workflows and webservers dealing with applied sequence/genome analysis, sequence assembly, analysis of sequence features, and protein function and ligand binding, estimated through sequence features.

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  1. Content type: Software

    Transfer of genetic material from microbes or viruses into the host genome is known as horizontal gene transfer (HGT). The integration of viruses into the human genome is associated with multiple cancers, and ...

    Authors: Saurabh Baheti, Xiaojia Tang, Daniel R. O’Brien, Nicholas Chia, Lewis R. Roberts, Heidi Nelson, Judy C. Boughey, Liewei Wang, Matthew P. Goetz, Jean-Pierre A. Kocher and Krishna R. Kalari

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:271

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  2. Content type: Software

    Methylated RNA immunoprecipitation sequencing (MeRIP-seq or m6A-seq) has been extensively used for profiling transcriptome-wide distribution of RNA N6-Methyl-Adnosine methylation. However, due to the intrinsic pr...

    Authors: Teng Zhang, Shao-Wu Zhang, Lin Zhang and Jia Meng

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:260

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  3. Content type: Research Article

    Gene expression in plant chloroplasts and mitochondria is affected by RNA editing. Numerous C-to-U conversions, accompanied by reverse U-to-C exchanges in some plant clades, alter the genetic information encod...

    Authors: Henning Lenz, Anke Hein and Volker Knoop

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:255

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  4. Content type: Software

    Computation of reaction similarity is a pre-requisite for several bioinformatics applications including enzyme identification for specific biochemical reactions, enzyme classification and mining for specific i...

    Authors: Tadi Venkata Sivakumar, Anirban Bhaduri, Rajasekhara Reddy Duvvuru Muni, Jin Hwan Park and Tae Yong Kim

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:254

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  5. Content type: Software

    High-throughput bioinformatics analyses of next generation sequencing (NGS) data often require challenging pipeline optimization. The key problem is choosing appropriate tools and selecting the best parameters...

    Authors: Nikola Tom, Ondrej Tom, Jitka Malcikova, Sarka Pavlova, Blanka Kubesova, Tobias Rausch, Miroslav Kolarik, Vladimir Benes, Vojtech Bystry and Sarka Pospisilova

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:243

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  6. Content type: Software

    The long-range sequencing information captured by linked reads, such as those available from 10× Genomics (10xG), helps resolve genome sequence repeats, and yields accurate and contiguous draft genome assembli...

    Authors: Lauren Coombe, Jessica Zhang, Benjamin P. Vandervalk, Justin Chu, Shaun D. Jackman, Inanc Birol and René L. Warren

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:234

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  7. Content type: Software

    Mutational signatures have been proved as a valuable pattern in somatic genomics, mainly regarding cancer, with a potential application as a biomarker in clinical practice. Up to now, several bioinformatic pac...

    Authors: Marcos Díaz-Gay, Maria Vila-Casadesús, Sebastià Franch-Expósito, Eva Hernández-Illán, Juan José Lozano and Sergi Castellví-Bel

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:224

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  8. Content type: Methodology article

    Discovering over-represented approximate motifs in DNA sequences is an essential part of bioinformatics. This topic has been studied extensively because of the increasing number of potential applications. Howe...

    Authors: Chadi Saad, Laurent Noé, Hugues Richard, Julie Leclerc, Marie-Pierre Buisine, Hélène Touzet and Martin Figeac

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:223

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  9. Content type: Software

    Advances in sequencing technologies have facilitated large-scale comparative genomics based on whole genome sequencing. Constructing and investigating conserved genomic regions among multiple species (called s...

    Authors: Jongin Lee, Daehwan Lee, Mikang Sim, Daehong Kwon, Juyeon Kim, Younhee Ko and Jaebum Kim

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:216

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  10. Content type: Software

    Large sequence datasets are difficult to visualize and handle. Additionally, they often do not represent a random subset of the natural diversity, but the result of uncoordinated and convenience sampling. Cons...

    Authors: Fabrizio Menardo, Chloé Loiseau, Daniela Brites, Mireia Coscolla, Sebastian M. Gygli, Liliana K. Rutaihwa, Andrej Trauner, Christian Beisel, Sonia Borrell and Sebastien Gagneux

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:164

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  11. Content type: Research article

    In the last decade and a half it has been firmly established that a large number of proteins do not adopt a well-defined (ordered) structure under physiological conditions. Such intrinsically disordered protei...

    Authors: Nenad S. Mitić, Saša N. Malkov, Jovana J. Kovačević, Gordana M. Pavlović-Lažetić and Miloš V. Beljanski

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:158

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  12. Content type: Database

    Bioactive peptides, including biological sources-derived peptides with different biological activities, are protein fragments that influence the functions or conditions of organisms, in particular humans and a...

    Authors: Krittima Anekthanakul, Apiradee Hongsthong, Jittisak Senachak and Marasri Ruengjitchatchawalya

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:149

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  13. Content type: Software

    The study of the huge diversity of immune receptors, often referred to as immune repertoire profiling, is a prerequisite for diagnosis, prognostication and monitoring of hematological disorders. In the era of ...

    Authors: Christos Maramis, Athanasios Gkoufas, Anna Vardi, Evangelia Stalika, Kostas Stamatopoulos, Anastasia Hatzidimitriou, Nicos Maglaveras and Ioanna Chouvarda

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:144

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  14. Content type: Research article

    After decades of identifying risk factors using array-based genome-wide association studies (GWAS), genetic research of complex diseases has shifted to sequencing-based rare variants discovery. This requires l...

    Authors: Yingxue Ren, Joseph S. Reddy, Cyril Pottier, Vivekananda Sarangi, Shulan Tian, Jason P. Sinnwell, Shannon K. McDonnell, Joanna M. Biernacka, Minerva M. Carrasquillo, Owen A. Ross, Nilüfer Ertekin-Taner, Rosa Rademakers, Matthew Hudson, Liudmila Sergeevna Mainzer and Yan W. Asmann

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:139

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  15. Content type: Research article

    Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) located within the human genome have been shown to have utility as markers of identity in the differentiation of DNA from individual contributors. Massively parallel DNA ...

    Authors: M. Heath Farris, Andrew R. Scott, Pamela A. Texter, Marta Bartlett, Patricia Coleman and David Masters

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:126

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  16. Content type: Methodology article

    High quality functional annotation is essential for understanding the phenotypic consequences encoded in a genome. Despite improvements in bioinformatics methods, millions of sequences in databanks are not ass...

    Authors: Jonathan Mercier, Adrien Josso, Claudine Médigue and David Vallenet

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:132

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