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Volume 15 Supplement 17

Selected articles from the 2014 International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology


Edited by Weida Tong, Beifang Niu, Hamid R Arabina, Dong Xu, Yonlong Liu and Zhongxue Chen

Publication of this supplement has not been supported by sponsorship. Information about the source of funding for publication charges can be found in the individual articles. Articles have undergone the journal's standard peer review process for supplements. The Supplement Editors declare that they have no competing interests.

2014 International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. Go to conference site.

Las Vegas, NV, USA21-24 July 2014

  1. Content type: Research

    Kidney Renal Clear Cell Carcinoma (KIRC) is one of fatal genitourinary diseases and accounts for most malignant kidney tumours. KIRC has been shown resistance to radiotherapy and chemotherapy. Like many types ...

    Authors: William Yang, Kenji Yoshigoe, Xiang Qin, Jun S Liu, Jack Y Yang, Andrzej Niemierko, Youping Deng, Yunlong Liu, A Keith Dunker, Zhongxue Chen, Liangjiang Wang, Dong Xu, Hamid R Arabnia, Weida Tong and Mary Qu Yang

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 17):S2

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  2. Content type: Research

    Combining information from different studies is an important and useful practice in bioinformatics, including genome-wide association study, rare variant data analysis and other set-based analyses. Many statis...

    Authors: Zhongxue Chen, William Yang, Qingzhong Liu, Jack Y Yang, Jing Li and Mary Qu Yang

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 17):S3

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  3. Content type: Research

    The earliest whole protein order/disorder predictor (Uversky et al., Proteins, 41: 415-427 (2000)), herein called the charge-hydropathy (C-H) plot, was originally developed using the Kyte-Doolittle (1982) hydr...

    Authors: Fei Huang, Christopher J Oldfield, Bin Xue, Wei-Lun Hsu, Jingwei Meng, Xiaowen Liu, Li Shen, Pedro Romero, Vladimir N Uversky and A Keith Dunker

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 17):S4

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    The Erratum to this article has been published in BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16:241

  4. Content type: Research

    Diabetes mellitus of type 2 (T2D), also known as noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) or adult-onset diabetes, is a common disease. It is estimated that more than 300 million people worldwide suffer ...

    Authors: Chang Liu, Lili Lu, Quan Kong, Yan Li, Haihua Wu, William Yang, Shandan Xu, Xinyu Yang, Xiaolei Song, Jack Y Yang, Mary Qu Yang and Youping Deng

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 17):S5

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  5. Content type: Research

    Given the significant impact on public health and drug development, drug safety has been a focal point and research emphasis across multiple disciplines in addition to scientific investigation, including consu...

    Authors: Ke Yu, Jie Zhang, Minjun Chen, Xiaowei Xu, Ayako Suzuki, Katarina Ilic and Weida Tong

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 17):S6

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  6. Content type: Introduction

    Advances of high-throughput technologies have rapidly produced more and more data from DNAs and RNAs to proteins, especially large volumes of genome-scale data. However, connection of the genomic information t...

    Authors: Jack Y Yang, A Keith Dunker, Jun S Liu, Xiang Qin, Hamid R Arabnia, William Yang, Andrzej Niemierko, Zhongxue Chen, Zuojie Luo, Liangjiang Wang, Yunlong Liu, Dong Xu, Youping Deng, Weida Tong and Mary Qu Yang

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 17):I1

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  • Citation Impact
    2.511 - 2-year Impact Factor
    2.970 - 5-year Impact Factor
    0.855 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
    1.374 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


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