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Volume 21 Supplement 16

Selected articles from the Biological Ontologies and Knowledge bases workshop 2019 (part one)


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. JP was not involved in the peer review of any articles they had co-published. No other competing interests were declared.

San Diego, CA, USA18-21 November 2019

Conference website

Edited by Jiajie Peng and Jin Chen.

  1. Maize (Zea mays ssp. mays L.) is the most widely grown and yield crop in the world, as well as an important model organism for fundamental research of the function of genes. The functions of Maize proteins are an...

    Authors: Guangjie Zhou, Jun Wang, Xiangliang Zhang, Maozu Guo and Guoxian Yu
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 16):420
  2. Millions of people are suffering from cancers, but accurate early diagnosis and effective treatment are still tough for all doctors. Common ways against cancer include surgical operation, radiotherapy and chem...

    Authors: Tianyi Zhao, Yang Hu and Tianyi Zang
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 16):559
  3. With the rapid development of medical treatment, many patients not only consider the survival time, but also care about the quality of life. Changes in physical, psychological and social functions after and du...

    Authors: Huijuan Xu, Hairong Wang, Chenshan Yuan, Qinghua Zhai, Xufeng Tian, Lei Wu and Yuanyuan Mi
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 16):504
  4. Although biomedical publications and literature are growing rapidly, there still lacks structured knowledge that can be easily processed by computer programs. In order to extract such knowledge from plain text...

    Authors: Rui Xing, Jie Luo and Tengwei Song
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 16):543
  5. Protein–protein interactions (PPIs) are of great importance in cellular systems of organisms, since they are the basis of cellular structure and function and many essential cellular processes are related to th...

    Authors: Leilei Liu, Xianglei Zhu, Yi Ma, Haiyin Piao, Yaodong Yang, Xiaotian Hao, Yue Fu, Li Wang and Jiajie Peng
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 16):537
  6. Identification of de novo indels from whole genome or exome sequencing data of parent-offspring trios is a challenging task in human disease studies and clinical practices. Existing computational approaches us...

    Authors: Yongzhuang Liu, Jian Liu and Yadong Wang
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 16):547

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