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Volume 20 Supplement 10

Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Data and Text Mining in Biomedical Informatics (DTMBIO 2018)


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 that he has no competing interests.

Turin, Italy22 - 26 October 2018

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Edited by Sangwoo Kim

  1. Content type: Research

    The selection of reference genes is essential for quantifying gene expression. Theoretically they should be expressed stably and not regulated by experimental or pathological conditions. However, identificatio...

    Authors: Jihoon Jo, Sunkyung Choi, Jooseong Oh, Sung-Gwon Lee, Song Yi Choi, Kee K. Kim and Chungoo Park

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 20(Suppl 10):245

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  2. Content type: Research

    Given the increasing amount of biomedical resources that are being annotated with concepts from more than one ontology and covering multiple domains of knowledge, it is important to devise mechanisms to compar...

    Authors: João D. Ferreira and Francisco M. Couto

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 20(Suppl 10):246

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  3. Content type: Research

    Computational analysis of complex diseases involving multiple organs requires the integration of multiple different models into a unified model. Different models are often constructed in heterogeneous formats....

    Authors: Mijin Kwon, Soorin Yim, Gwangmin Kim, Saehwan Lee, Chungsun Jeong and Doheon Lee

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 20(Suppl 10):248

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  4. Content type: Research

    Drug candidates often cause an unwanted blockage of the potassium ion channel of the human ether-a-go-go-related gene (hERG). The blockage leads to long QT syndrome (LQTS), which is a severe life-threatening c...

    Authors: Hyang-Mi Lee, Myeong-Sang Yu, Sayada Reemsha Kazmi, Seong Yun Oh, Ki-Hyeong Rhee, Myung-Ae Bae, Byung Ho Lee, Dae-Seop Shin, Kwang-Seok Oh, Hyithaek Ceong, Donghyun Lee and Dokyun Na

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 20(Suppl 10):250

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  5. Content type: Research

    The quantity of documents being published requires researchers to specialize to a narrower field, meaning that inferable connections between publications (particularly from different domains) can be missed. Th...

    Authors: Judita Preiss

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2019 20(Suppl 10):251

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2018 Journal Metrics

  • Citation Impact
    2.511 - 2-year Impact Factor
    2.970 - 5-year Impact Factor
    0.855 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
    1.374 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


    Social Media Impact
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