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Volume 18 Supplement 13

Selected articles from the IEEE BIBM International Conference on Bioinformatics & Biomedicine (BIBM) 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 no competing interests.

Shenzhen, China15-18 December 2016

Conference website

Edited by Xiaohua Hu and Huiru Zheng.

Articles from this conference have also been published in BMC Genomics, BMC Medical Genomics, BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making and BMC Systems Biology.

  1. Alternative splicing is the critical process in a single gene coding, which removes introns and joins exons, and splicing branchpoints are indicators for the alternative splicing. Wet experiments have identifi...

    Authors: Wen Zhang, Xiaopeng Zhu, Yu Fu, Junko Tsuji and Zhiping Weng
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 13):464
  2. Essential proteins are indispensable to the survival and development process of living organisms. To understand the functional mechanisms of essential proteins, which can be applied to the analysis of disease ...

    Authors: Yetian Fan, Xiwei Tang, Xiaohua Hu, Wei Wu and Qing Ping
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 13):470
  3. With the rapid development of deep sequencing techniques in the recent years, enhancers have been systematically identified in such projects as FANTOM and ENCODE, forming genome-wide landscapes in a series of ...

    Authors: Xu Min, Wanwen Zeng, Shengquan Chen, Ning Chen, Ting Chen and Rui Jiang
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 13):478
  4. RNA binding proteins play important roles in post-transcriptional RNA processing and transcriptional regulation. Distinguishing the RNA-binding residues in proteins is crucial for understanding how protein and...

    Authors: Yongjun Tang, Diwei Liu, Zixiang Wang, Ting Wen and Lei Deng
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 13):465

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