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Volume 18 Supplement 11

Selected articles from the International Conference on Intelligent Biology and Medicine (ICIBM) 2016: 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.

Houston, TX, USA08-10 December 2016

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Edited by Zhongming Zhao, Jianhua Ruan, W. Jim Zheng and Zhandong Liu

Related articles have been published in supplements to BMC Genomics, BMC Medical Genomics and BMC Systems Biology.

  1. The 2016 International Conference on Intelligent Biology and Medicine (ICIBM 2016) was held on December 8–10, 2016 in Houston, Texas, USA. ICIBM included eight scientific sessions, four tutorials, one poster s...

    Authors: Zhandong Liu, W. Jim Zheng, Genevera I. Allen, Yin Liu, Jianhua Ruan and Zhongming Zhao
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 11):405
  2. It is generally thought that most canonical or non-canonical splicing events involving U2- and U12 spliceosomes occur within nuclear pre-mRNAs. However, the question of whether at least some U12-type splicing ...

    Authors: Yongsheng Bai, Jeff Kinne, Lizhong Ding, Ethan C. Rath, Aaron Cox and Siva Dharman Naidu
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 11):382
  3. The use of high-throughput sequencing data has improved the results of genomic analysis due to the resolution of mapping algorithms. Although several tools for copy-number variation calling in whole genome seq...

    Authors: Leandro de Araújo Lima and Kai Wang
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 11):383
  4. RNA sequencing (RNA-seq) is a high throughput technology that profiles gene expression in a genome-wide manner. RNA-seq has been mainly used for testing differential expression (DE) of transcripts between two ...

    Authors: Yuanhang Liu, Ping Wu, Jingqi Zhou, Teresa L. Johnson-Pais, Zhao Lai, Wasim H. Chowdhury, Ronald Rodriguez and Yidong Chen
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 11):384
  5. Most state-of-the-art biomedical entity normalization systems, such as rule-based systems, merely rely on morphological information of entity mentions, but rarely consider their semantic information. In this p...

    Authors: Haodi Li, Qingcai Chen, Buzhou Tang, Xiaolong Wang, Hua Xu, Baohua Wang and Dong Huang
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 11):385
  6. Scaffold proteins play a critical role in an increasing number of biological signaling processes, including simple tethering mechanism, regulating selectivity in pathways, shaping cellular behaviors. While man...

    Authors: Xiaomei Han, Jenny Wang, Jie Wang, Sheng Liu, Jianfei Hu, Heng Zhu and Jiang Qian
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 11):386

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