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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
  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
  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
  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

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