Volume 10 Supplement 15

Eighth International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB2009): Bioinformatics


Edited by Shoba Ranganathan, Frank Eisenhaber, Joo Chuan Tong and Tin Wee Tan

Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Network (APBioNet) Eighth International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB2009). Go to conference site.


7-11 September 2009

  1. Introduction

    Towards a career in bioinformatics

    The 2009 annual conference of the Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Network (APBioNet), Asia's oldest bioinformatics organisation from 1998, was organized as the 8th International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB), ...

    Shoba Ranganathan

    BMC Bioinformatics 2009 10(Suppl 15):S1

    Published on: 3 December 2009

  2. Proceedings

    A comprehensive assessment of N-terminal signal peptides prediction methods

    Amino-terminal signal peptides (SPs) are short regions that guide the targeting of secretory proteins to the correct subcellular compartments in the cell. They are cleaved off upon the passenger protein reachi...

    Khar Heng Choo, Tin Wee Tan and Shoba Ranganathan

    BMC Bioinformatics 2009 10(Suppl 15):S2

    Published on: 3 December 2009

  3. Proceedings

    Gevab: a prototype genome variation analysis browsing server

    The first Korean individual diploid genome sequence data (KOREF) was publicized in December 2008.

    Woo-Yeon Kim, Sang-Yoon Kim, Tae-Hyung Kim, Sung-Min Ahn, Ha Na Byun, Deokhoon Kim, Dae-Soo Kim, Yong Seok Lee, Ho Ghang, Daeui Park, Byoung-Chul Kim, Chulhong Kim, Sunghoon Lee, Seong-Jin Kim and Jong Bhak

    BMC Bioinformatics 2009 10(Suppl 15):S3

    Published on: 3 December 2009

  4. Proceedings

    Sub-population analysis based on temporal features of high content images

    High content screening techniques are increasingly used to understand the regulation and progression of cell motility. The demand of new platforms, coupled with availability of terabytes of data has challenged...

    Merlin Veronika, James Evans, Paul Matsudaira, Roy Welsch and Jagath Rajapakse

    BMC Bioinformatics 2009 10(Suppl 15):S4

    Published on: 3 December 2009

  5. Proceedings

    Protein comparison at the domain architecture level

    The general method used to determine the function of newly discovered proteins is to transfer annotations from well-characterized homologous proteins. The process of selecting homologous proteins can largely b...

    Byungwook Lee and Doheon Lee

    BMC Bioinformatics 2009 10(Suppl 15):S5

    Published on: 3 December 2009

  6. Proceedings

    HypertenGene: extracting key hypertension genes from biomedical literature with position and automatically-generated template features

    The genetic factors leading to hypertension have been extensively studied, and large numbers of research papers have been published on the subject. One of hypertension researchers' primary research tasks is to...

    Richard Tzong-Han Tsai, Po-Ting Lai, Hong-Jie Dai, Chi-Hsin Huang, Yue-Yang Bow, Yen-Ching Chang, Wen-Harn Pan and Wen-Lian Hsu

    BMC Bioinformatics 2009 10(Suppl 15):S9

    Published on: 3 December 2009

  7. Proceedings

    The Korean Bird Information System (KBIS) through open and public participation

    The importance of biodiversity conservation has been increasing steadily due to its benefits to human beings. Recently, producing and managing biodiversity databases have become much easier because of the info...

    In-Hwan Paik, Jeongheui Lim, Byung-Sun Chun, Seon-Duck Jin, Jae-Pyoung Yu, Joon-Woo Lee, Jong Bhak and Woon-Kee Paek

    BMC Bioinformatics 2009 10(Suppl 15):S11

    Published on: 3 December 2009

  8. Proceedings

    The implementation of e-learning tools to enhance undergraduate bioinformatics teaching and learning: a case study in the National University of Singapore

    The rapid advancement of computer and information technology in recent years has resulted in the rise of e-learning technologies to enhance and complement traditional classroom teaching in many fields, includi...

    Shen Jean Lim, Asif Mohammad Khan, Mark De Silva, Kuan Siong Lim, Yongli Hu, Chay Hoon Tan and Tin Wee Tan

    BMC Bioinformatics 2009 10(Suppl 15):S12

    Published on: 3 December 2009