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Volume 19 Supplement 13

17th International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB 2018): 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.

New Delhi, India26-28 September 2018

Edited by Shandar Ahmad, Shoba Ranganathan, Christian Schönbach, Michael Gromiha and GPS Raghava

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  1. Estimating the parameters that describe the ecology of viruses,particularly those that are novel, can be made possible using metagenomic approaches. However, the best-performing existing methods require databa...

    Authors: Duleepa Jayasundara, Damayanthi Herath, Damith Senanayake, Isaam Saeed, Cheng-Yu Yang, Yuan Sun, Bill C. Chang, Sen-Lin Tang and Saman K. Halgamuge
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):377
  2. Glutarylation, the addition of a glutaryl group (five carbons) to a lysine residue of a protein molecule, is an important post-translational modification and plays a regulatory role in a variety of physiologic...

    Authors: Kai-Yao Huang, Hui-Ju Kao, Justin Bo-Kai Hsu, Shun-Long Weng and Tzong-Yi Lee
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):384
  3. Although in silico drug discovery is necessary for drug development, two major strategies, a structure-based and ligand-based approach, have not been completely successful. Currently, the third approach, infer...

    Authors: Y-h. Taguchi
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):388
  4. DNA methylation is an epigenetic mechanism of genomic regulation involved in the maintenance of homeostatic balance. Dysregulation of DNA methylation status is one of the driver alterations occurring in neopla...

    Authors: Saverio Candido, Giuseppe Alessandro Parasiliti Palumbo, Marzio Pennisi, Giulia Russo, Giuseppe Sgroi, Valentina Di Salvatore, Massimo Libra and Francesco Pappalardo
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):385
  5. Glycation is a one of the post-translational modifications (PTM) where sugar molecules and residues in protein sequences are covalently bonded. It has become one of the clinically important PTM in recent times...

    Authors: Hamendra Manhar Reddy, Alok Sharma, Abdollah Dehzangi, Daichi Shigemizu, Abel Avitesh Chandra and Tatushiko Tsunoda
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):547
  6. Indirect anthropometry (IA) is one of the craniofacial anthropometry methods to perform the measurements on the digital facial images. In order to get the linear measurements, a few definable points on the str...

    Authors: Arpah Abu, Chee Guan Ngo, Nur Idayu Adira Abu-Hassan and Siti Adibah Othman
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):548
  7. Molecular docking studies on protein-peptide interactions are a challenging and time-consuming task because peptides are generally more flexible than proteins and tend to adopt numerous conformations. There ar...

    Authors: Piyush Agrawal, Harinder Singh, Hemant Kumar Srivastava, Sandeep Singh, Gaurav Kishore and Gajendra P. S. Raghava
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):426
  8. Advances in medical domain has led to an increase of clinical data production which offers enhancement opportunities for clinical research sector. In this paper, we propose to expand the scope of Electronic Me...

    Authors: Nurul Aqilah Mohd Nor, Nur Aishah Taib, Marniza Saad, Hana Salwani Zaini, Zahir Ahmad, Yamin Ahmad and Sarinder Kaur Dhillon
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):402
  9. Molecular Recognition Features (MoRFs) are short protein regions present in intrinsically disordered protein (IDPs) sequences. MoRFs interact with structured partner protein and upon interaction, they undergo ...

    Authors: Ronesh Sharma, Alok Sharma, Ashwini Patil and Tatsuhiko Tsunoda
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):378
  10. Scientific data and research results are being published at an unprecedented rate. Many database curators and researchers utilize data and information from the primary literature to populate databases, form hy...

    Authors: Christian Simon, Kristian Davidsen, Christina Hansen, Emily Seymour, Mike Bogetofte Barnkob and Lars Rønn Olsen
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):57
  11. (−)-Balanol is an ATP-mimicking inhibitor that non-selectively targets protein kinase C (PKC) isozymes and cAMP-dependent protein kinase (PKA). While PKA constantly shows tumor promoting activities, PKC isozym...

    Authors: Ari Hardianto, Varun Khanna, Fei Liu and Shoba Ranganathan
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):342
  12. In the current scenario, designing of world-wide effective malaria vaccine against Plasmodium falciparum remain challenging despite the significant progress has been made in last few decades. Conventional vaccino...

    Authors: Manisha Pritam, Garima Singh, Suchit Swaroop, Akhilesh Kumar Singh and Satarudra Prakash Singh
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):468
  13. Malignant diseases have become a threat for health care system. A panoply of biological processes is involved as the cause of these diseases. In order to unveil the mechanistic details of these diseased states...

    Authors: Sagnik Sen, Ashmita Dey, Sourav Chowdhury, Ujjwal Maulik and Krishnananda Chattopadhyay
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 19(Suppl 13):549

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