Edited by Ion Mandoiu, Sanguthevar Rajasekaran, Pavel Skums and Alex Zelikovsky.
Articles from this conference can also be found published in BMC Genomics.
Volume 18 Supplement 15
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Atlanta, GA, USA13-15 October 2016
The inference of species divergence time is a key step in most phylogenetic studies. Methods have been available for the last ten years to perform the inference, but the performance of the methods does not yet...
Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 15):514
An RNA folding/RNA secondary structure prediction algorithm determines the non-nested/pseudoknot-free structure by maximizing the number of complementary base pairs and minimizing the energy. Several implement...
Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 15):518
Understanding protein structure and dynamics is essential for understanding their function. This is a challenging task due to the high complexity of the conformational landscapes of proteins and their rugged e...
Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 15):502
Despite the recent progress in genome sequencing and assembly, many of the currently available assembled genomes come in a draft form. Such draft genomes consist of a large number of genomic fragments (scaffolds)...
Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 15):496
In recent years, protein-protein interaction (PPI) networks have been well recognized as important resources to elucidate various biological processes and cellular mechanisms. In this paper, we address the pro...
Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 15):491
Protein-protein interactions (PPI) play a key role in an investigation of various biochemical processes, and their identification is thus of great importance. Although computational prediction of which amino a...
Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 15):492
RNA sequencing technique (RNA-seq) enables scientists to develop novel data-driven methods for discovering more unidentified lincRNAs. Meantime, knowledge-based technologies are experiencing a potential revolu...
Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 15):511
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