Edited by Ion Mandoiu, Sanguthervar Rajasekaran and Alex Zelikovsky.
Other articles from the conference have been published as a supplement to BMC Genomics.
Volume 18 Supplement 8
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Miami, FL, USA15-17 October 2015
Alignment-free sequence comparison approaches have been garnering increasing interest in various data- and compute-intensive applications such as phylogenetic inference for large-scale sequences. While k-mer base...
Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 8):238
The notion of centrality is used to identify “important” nodes in social networks. Importance of nodes is not well-defined, and many different notions exist in the literature. The challenge of defining centrality...
Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 8):239
The low success rate and high cost of drug discovery requires the development of new paradigms to identify molecules of therapeutic value. The Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical (ATC) Code System is a World Healt...
Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 8):266
For fighting cancer, earlier detection is crucial. Circulating auto-antibodies produced by the patient’s own immune system after exposure to cancer proteins are promising bio-markers for the early detection of...
Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 8):244
Polychromatic flow cytometry is a popular technique that has wide usage in the medical sciences, especially for studying phenotypic properties of cells. The high-dimensionality of data generated by flow cytome...
Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2017 18(Suppl 8):245
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