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Volume 17 Supplement 9

Selected articles from the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine 2015: 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 Editor declares that they have no competing interests.

Washington, DC, USA9-12 November 2015

Conference website

Other articles from the conference have been published as supplements to BMC Genomics, BMC Medical Genomics, BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making and BMC Systems Biology.

Edited by Xiaohua Hu.

  1. Computing alignments between two or more sequences are common operations frequently performed in computational molecular biology. The continuing growth of biological sequence databases establishes the need for...

    Authors: Haidong Lan, Yuandong Chan, Kai Xu, Bertil Schmidt, Shaoliang Peng and Weiguo Liu

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2016 17(Suppl 9):267

    Content type: Research

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  2. Finding highly relevant articles from biomedical databases is challenging not only because it is often difficult to accurately express a user’s underlying intention through keywords but also because a keyword-...

    Authors: Yanqing Ji, Hao Ying, John Tran, Peter Dews and R. Michael Massanari

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2016 17(Suppl 9):264

    Content type: Research

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  3. The planted (l, d) motif search (PMS) is an important yet challenging problem in computational biology. Pattern-driven PMS algorithms usually use k out of t input sequences as reference sequences to generate cand...

    Authors: Qiang Yu, Hongwei Huo, Ruixing Zhao, Dazheng Feng, Jeffrey Scott Vitter and Jun Huan

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2016 17(Suppl 9):266

    Content type: Research

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  4. Biomedical information and knowledge, structural and non-structural, stored in different repositories can be semantically connected to form a hybrid knowledge network. How to compute relatedness between concep...

    Authors: Tian Bai, Leiguang Gong, Ye Wang, Yan Wang, Casimir A. Kulikowski and Lan Huang

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2016 17(Suppl 9):265

    Content type: Research

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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