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Volume 19 Supplement 20

Selected articles from the IEEE BIBM International Conference on Bioinformatics & Biomedicine (BIBM) 2017: 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 Editor declares no competing interests.

Kansas City, MO, USA13-16 November 2017

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Edited by Huiru Zheng

  1. The majority of cancer-related deaths are due to lung cancer, and there is a need for reliable diagnostic biomarkers to predict stages in non-small cell lung cancer cases. Recently, microRNAs were found to hav...

    Authors: Nhat Tran, Vinay Abhyankar, KyTai Nguyen, Jon Weidanz and Jean Gao
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19(Suppl 20):504
  2. The traditional methods of visualizing high-dimensional data objects in low-dimensional metric spaces are subject to the basic limitations of metric space. These limitations result in multidimensional scaling ...

    Authors: Xianchao Zhu, Xianjun Shen, Xingpeng Jiang, Kaiping Wei, Tingting He, Yuanyuan Ma, Jiaqi Liu and Xiaohua Hu
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19(Suppl 20):505
  3. In biomedical information extraction, event extraction plays a crucial role. Biological events are used to describe the dynamic effects or relationships between biological entities such as proteins and genes. ...

    Authors: Yan Wang, Jian Wang, Hongfei Lin, Xiwei Tang, Shaowu Zhang and Lishuang Li
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19(Suppl 20):507
  4. Sequencing highly-variable 16S regions is a common and often effective approach to the study of microbial communities, and next-generation sequencing (NGS) technologies provide abundant quantities of data for ...

    Authors: Timothy Chappell, Shlomo Geva, James M. Hogan, Flavia Huygens, Irani U. Rathnayake, Stephen Rudd, Wayne Kelly and Dimitri Perrin
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2018 19(Suppl 20):509

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