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Volume 17 Supplement 14

Proceedings of the 14th Annual Research in Computational Molecular Biology (RECOMB) Comparative Genomics Satellite Workshop: bioinformatics


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. The articles have undergone the journal's standard peer review process for supplements. The Supplement Editors declare that they have no competing interests.

Montreal, Canada11-14 October 2016

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Edited by Cedric Chauve and Nadia El-Mabrouk

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  1. Many methods for species tree inference require data from a sufficiently large sample of genomic loci in order to produce accurate estimates. However, few studies have attempted to use analytical theory to qua...

    Authors: Lawrence H. Uricchio, Tandy Warnow and Noah A. Rosenberg

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  2. Orthologs inference is the starting point of most comparative genomics studies, and a plethora of methods have been designed in the last decade to address this challenging task. In this paper we focus on the p...

    Authors: Mark Jones, Christophe Paul and Céline Scornavacca

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2016 17(Suppl 14):416

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  3. Lateral gene transfer (LGT) is an evolutionary process that has an important role in biology. It challenges the traditional binary tree-like evolution of species and is attracting increasing attention of the m...

    Authors: Mehmood Alam Khan, Owais Mahmudi, Ikram Ullah, Lars Arvestad and Jens Lagergren

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2016 17(Suppl 14):431

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Annual Journal Metrics

  • Speed
    70 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
    44 days to first decision for all manuscripts
    163 days from submission to acceptance
    36 days from acceptance to publication

    Citation Impact
    3.169 - 2-year Impact Factor
    3.629 - 5-year Impact Factor
    1.276 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
    1.567 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)

    5089 Altmetric Mentions