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Volume 16 Supplement 7

Selected articles from The 11th Annual Biotechnology and Bioinformatics Symposium (BIOT-2014): Bioinformatics


Edited by Perry Ridge, Mark Clement and Quinn Snell

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.

The 11th Annual Biotechnology and Bioinformatics Symposium (BIOT-2014). Go to conference site.

Provo, UT USA11-12 December 2014

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  1. Liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry is a popular technique for high-throughput protein, lipid, and metabolite comparative analysis. Such statistical comparison of millions of data points requires the gener...

    Authors: Rob Smith, John T Prince and Dan Ventura
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 7):S1
  2. The comparison of analyte mass spectrometry precursor (MS1) signal is central to many proteomic (and other -omic) workflows. Standard vocabularies for mass spectrometry exist and provide good coverage for most...

    Authors: Rob Smith, Ryan M Taylor and John T Prince
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 7):S2
  3. Most cases of idiopathic autism spectrum disorder (ASD) likely result from unknown environmental triggers in genetically susceptible individuals. These triggers may include maternal exposure of a fetus to minu...

    Authors: Gaurav Kaushik, Michael A Thomas and Ken A Aho
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 7):S3
  4. Genome assemblers to date have predominantly targeted haploid reference reconstruction from homozygous data. When applied to diploid genome assembly, these assemblers perform poorly, owing to the violation of ...

    Authors: Paul M Bodily, M Stanley Fujimoto, Cameron Ortega, Nozomu Okuda, Jared C Price, Mark J Clement and Quinn Snell
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 7):S5
  5. The reconstruction of gene regulatory network from time course microarray data can help us comprehensively understand the biological system and discover the pathogenesis of cancer and other diseases. But how t...

    Authors: Haijun Gong, Jakob Klinger, Kevin Damazyn, Xiangrui Li and Shiyang Huang
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 7):S7
  6. Intracranial volume (ICV) is an important normalization measure used in morphometric analyses to correct for head size in studies of Alzheimer Disease (AD). Inaccurate ICV estimation could introduce bias in th...

    Authors: Saman Sargolzaei, Arman Sargolzaei, Mercedes Cabrerizo, Gang Chen, Mohammed Goryawala, Shirin Noei, Qi Zhou, Ranjan Duara, Warren Barker and Malek Adjouadi
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 7):S8
  7. The lives of half a million children in the United States are severely affected due to the alterations in their functional and mental abilities which epilepsy causes. This study aims to introduce a novel decis...

    Authors: Saman Sargolzaei, Mercedes Cabrerizo, Arman Sargolzaei, Shirin Noei, Anas Salah Eddin, Hoda Rajaei, Alberto Pinzon-Ardila, Sergio M Gonzalez-Arias, Prasanna Jayakar and Malek Adjouadi
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 7):S9
  8. Short-read aligners have recently gained a lot of speed by exploiting the massive parallelism of GPU. An uprising alterative to GPU is Intel MIC; supercomputers like Tianhe-2, currently top of TOP500, is built...

    Authors: Ruibang Luo, Jeanno Cheung, Edward Wu, Heng Wang, Sze-Hang Chan, Wai-Chun Law, Guangzhu He, Chang Yu, Chi-Man Liu, Dazong Zhou, Yingrui Li, Ruiqiang Li, Jun Wang, Xiaoqian Zhu, Shaoliang Peng and Tak-Wah Lam
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2015 16(Suppl 7):S10

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