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Volume 16 Supplement 4

Selected articles from the 9th IAPR conference on Pattern Recognition in Bioinformatics


Edited by Alioune Ngom and Matteo Comin

Publication of this supplement has not been supported by sponsorship. Information about the sources 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. AN confirms he had no role in the peer review or acceptance of the paper on which he is an author.

The 9th IAPR conference on Pattern Recognition in Bioinformatics. Go to conference site.

Stockholm, Sweden21-23 August 2014

  1. The functioning of a protein relies on its location in the cell. Therefore, predicting protein subcellular localization is an important step towards protein function prediction. Recent studies have shown that ...

    Authors: Abdollah Dehzangi, Sohrab Sohrabi, Rhys Heffernan, Alok Sharma, James Lyons, Kuldip Paliwal and Abdul Sattar
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 4):S1
  2. Data from biomedical domains often have an inherit hierarchical structure. As this structure is usually implicit, its existence can be overlooked by practitioners interested in constructing and evaluating pred...

    Authors: Dusan Popovic, Alejandro Sifrim, Jesse Davis, Yves Moreau and Bart De Moor
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 4):S2
  3. Cellular processes are known to be modular and are realized by groups of proteins implicated in common biological functions. Such groups of proteins are called functional modules, and many community detection met...

    Authors: Zina M Ibrahim and Alioune Ngom
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 4):S3
  4. The wingless-Int (WNT) pathway has an essential role in cell regulation of hematopoietic stem cells (HSC). For Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML), the malignant counterpart of HSC, currently only a selective number ...

    Authors: Erdogan Taskesen, Frank JT Staal and Marcel JT Reinders
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 4):S4
  5. Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) is characterized by various cytogenetic and molecular abnormalities. Detection of these abnormalities is important in the risk-classification of patients but requires laborious exp...

    Authors: Erdogan Taskesen, Sepideh Babaei, Marcel MJ Reinders and Jeroen de Ridder
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 4):S5
  6. Beef quality measurement is a complex task with high economic impact. There is high interest in obtaining an automatic quality parameters estimation in live cattle or post mortem. In this paper we set out to o...

    Authors: Jose Luis Nunes, Martín Piquerez, Leonardo Pujadas, Eileen Armstrong, Alicia Fernández and Federico Lecumberry
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 4):S6
  7. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are important key regulators in multiple cellular functions, due to their a crucial role in different physiological processes. MiRNAs are differentially expressed in specific tissues, during...

    Authors: Antonino Fiannaca, Massimo La Rosa, Laura La Paglia, Riccardo Rizzo and Alfonso Urso
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 4):S7
  8. Accurately predicting the binding affinities of large sets of protein-ligand complexes is a key challenge in computational biomolecular science, with applications in drug discovery, chemical biology, and struc...

    Authors: Hossam M Ashtawy and Nihar R Mahapatra
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 4):S8

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