Skip to main content


Volume 15 Supplement 2

Selected articles from the Twelfth Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference (APBC 2014): Bioinformatics


Edited by Shuigeng Zhou and Yi-Ping Phoebe 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 review process for supplements. The Supplement Editors declare that they have no competing interests.

The Twelfth Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference (APBC 2014). Go to conference site.

Shanghai, China17-19 January 2014

Related articles have been published in supplements to BMC Genomics and BMC Systems Biology.

  1. Content type: Proceedings

    Protein remote homology detection is one of the central problems in bioinformatics, which is important for both basic research and practical application. Currently, discriminative methods based on Support Vect...

    Authors: Bin Liu, Jinghao Xu, Quan Zou, Ruifeng Xu, Xiaolong Wang and Qingcai Chen

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 2):S3

    Published on:

  2. Content type: Proceedings

    Time delays are important factors that are often neglected in gene regulatory network (GRN) inference models. Validating time delays from knowledge bases is a challenge since the vast majority of biological da...

    Authors: Wenting Liu, Kui Miao, Guangxia Li, Kuiyu Chang, Jie Zheng and Jagath C Rajapakse

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 2):S4

    Published on:

  3. Content type: Proceedings

    In Gene Ontology, the "Molecular Function" (MF) categorization is a widely used knowledge framework for gene function comparison and prediction. Its structure and annotation provide a convenient way to compare...

    Authors: Jiajie Peng, Yadong Wang and Jin Chen

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 2):S5

    Published on:

  4. Content type: Proceedings

    Protein complexes play important roles in biological systems such as gene regulatory networks and metabolic pathways. Most methods for predicting protein complexes try to find protein complexes with size more ...

    Authors: Peiying Ruan, Morihiro Hayashida, Osamu Maruyama and Tatsuya Akutsu

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 2):S6

    Published on:

  5. Content type: Proceedings

    Three dimensional structure prediction of a protein from its amino acid sequence, known as protein folding, is one of the most studied computational problem in bioinformatics and computational biology. Since, ...

    Authors: Dipan Lal Shaw, ASM Shohidull Islam, M Sohel Rahman and Masud Hasan

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 2):S7

    Published on:

  6. Content type: Proceedings

    Automated assignment of functions to unknown proteins is one of the most important task in computational biology. The development of experimental methods for genome scale analysis of molecular interaction netw...

    Authors: Qingyao Wu, Yunming Ye, Michael K Ng, Shen-Shyang Ho and Ruichao Shi

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 2):S9

    Published on:

  7. Content type: Proceedings

    Although endocrine therapy impedes estrogen-ER signaling pathway and thus reduces breast cancer mortality, patients remain at continued risk of relapse after tamoxifen or other endocrine therapies. Understandi...

    Authors: Denan Zhang, Guohua Wang and Yadong Wang

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 2):S10

    Published on:

  8. Content type: Proceedings

    Under a Markov model of evolution, recoding, or lumping, of the four nucleotides into fewer groups may permit analysis under simpler conditions but may unfortunately yield misleading results unless the evoluti...

    Authors: Victor A Vera-Ruiz, Kwok W Lau, John Robinson and Lars S Jermiin

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2014 15(Suppl 2):S8

    Published on:

2017 Journal Metrics

  • Citation Impact
    2.213 - 2-year Impact Factor
    3.114 - 5-year Impact Factor
    0.878 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
    1.479 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


    Social Media Impact
    4446 mentions