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Volume 19 Supplement 10

Italian Society of Bioinformatics (BITS): Annual Meeting 2017


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.

Cagliari, Italy05-07 July 2017

Edited by Andrea Manconi, Giorgio Fotia and Giuliano Armano.

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  1. Reproducibility of a research is a key element in the modern science and it is mandatory for any industrial application. It represents the ability of replicating an experiment independently by the location and...

    Authors: Neha Kulkarni, Luca Alessandrì, Riccardo Panero, Maddalena Arigoni, Martina Olivero, Giulio Ferrero, Francesca Cordero, Marco Beccuti and Raffaele A. Calogero
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19(Suppl 10):349
  2. R has become the de-facto reference analysis environment in Bioinformatics. Plenty of tools are available as packages that extend the R functionality, and many of them target the analysis of biological network...

    Authors: Vincenzo Bonnici, Federico Busato, Stefano Aldegheri, Murodzhon Akhmedov, Luciano Cascione, Alberto Arribas Carmena, Francesco Bertoni, Nicola Bombieri, Ivo Kwee and Rosalba Giugno
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19(Suppl 10):356

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19:456

  3. High throughput technologies have provided the scientific community an unprecedented opportunity for large-scale analysis of genomes. Non-coding RNAs (ncRNAs), for a long time believed to be non-functional, ar...

    Authors: Vincenzo Bonnici, Giorgio De Caro, Giorgio Constantino, Sabino Liuni, Domenica D’Elia, Nicola Bombieri, Flavio Licciulli and Rosalba Giugno
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19(Suppl 10):350
  4. The high growth of Next Generation Sequencing data currently demands new knowledge extraction methods. In particular, the RNA sequencing gene expression experimental technique stands out for case-control studi...

    Authors: Emanuel Weitschek, Silvia Di Lauro, Eleonora Cappelli, Paola Bertolazzi and Giovanni Felici
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19(Suppl 10):354
  5. Nowadays, the increasing availability of omics data, due to both the advancements in the acquisition of molecular biology results and in systems biology simulation technologies, provides the bases for precisio...

    Authors: Marco Moscatelli, Andrea Manconi, Mauro Pessina, Giovanni Fellegara, Stefano Rampoldi, Luciano Milanesi, Andrea Casasco and Matteo Gnocchi
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19(Suppl 10):351
  6. Several problems in network biology and medicine can be cast into a framework where entities are represented through partially labeled networks, and the aim is inferring the labels (usually binary) of the unla...

    Authors: Marco Frasca, Giuliano Grossi, Jessica Gliozzo, Marco Mesiti, Marco Notaro, Paolo Perlasca, Alessandro Petrini and Giorgio Valentini
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19(Suppl 10):353
  7. In the clinical practice, the objective quantification of histological results is essential not only to define objective and well-established protocols for diagnosis, treatment, and assessment, but also to ame...

    Authors: Elena Casiraghi, Veronica Huber, Marco Frasca, Mara Cossa, Matteo Tozzi, Licia Rivoltini, Biagio Eugenio Leone, Antonello Villa and Barbara Vergani
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19(Suppl 10):357
  8. Statistical approaches to genetic sequences have revealed helpful to gain deeper insight into biological and structural functionalities, using ideas coming from information theory and stochastic modelling of s...

    Authors: Merlotti A., Faria do Valle I., Castellani G. and Remondini D.
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19(Suppl 10):355

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