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Volume 21 Supplement 12

Selected abstracts and papers of Bioinformatics: from Algorithms to Applications 2019 conference


Publication charges for this supplement were funded by the Bioinformatics: from Algorithms to Applications 2019 (BiATA 2019) conference. The articles have undergone the journal's standard peer review process for supplements. Supplement Editors were not responsible for the review of papers they had authored. No other competing interests were declared.

Saint Petersburg, Russia20-22 June 2019

Edited by, Anton Korobeynikov and Alla Lapidus,

Conference Website 

  1. De novo RNA-Seq assembly is a powerful method for analysing transcriptomes when the reference genome is not available or poorly annotated. However, due to the short length of Illumina reads it is usually impos...

    Authors: Andrey D. Prjibelski, Giuseppe D. Puglia, Dmitry Antipov, Elena Bushmanova, Daniela Giordano, Alla Mikheenko, Domenico Vitale and Alla Lapidus

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 12):302

    Content type: Software

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  2. Illumina paired-end reads are often used for 16S analysis in metagenomic studies. Since DNA fragment size is usually smaller than the sum of lengths of paired reads, reads can be merged for downstream analysis...

    Authors: Yulia Kondratenko, Anton Korobeynikov and Alla Lapidus

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 12):303

    Content type: Software

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    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21:362

  3. Horizontal gene transfer, i.e. the acquisition of genetic material from nonparent organism, is considered an important force driving species evolution. Many cases of horizontal gene transfer from prokaryotes t...

    Authors: Maria A. Daugavet, Sergey V. Shabelnikov and Olga I. Podgornaya

    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 12):305

    Content type: Research

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    163 days from submission to acceptance
    36 days from acceptance to publication

    Citation Impact
    3.242 - 2-year Impact Factor
    3.213 - 5-year Impact Factor
    1.156 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
    1.626 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)

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