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Volume 21 Supplement 9

Selected Articles from the 20th International Conference on Bioinformatics & Computational Biology (BIOCOMP 2019)


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. Supplement Editors were not involved with the peer review of any supplement articles that they co-authored. No other competing interests were declared.

Las Vegas, NV, USA29 July-01 August 2019

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Edited by Youping Deng, Hamid Arabnia, Yongsheng Bai, Fan Zhang and Zhougui Ling.

  1. This is an editorial report of the supplements to BMC Bioinformatics that includes 6 papers selected from the BIOCOMP’19—The 2019 International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. These art...

    Authors: Yuanyuan Fu, Zhougui Ling, Hamid Arabnia and Youping Deng
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 9):538
  2. Lung cancer is the number one cancer killer in the world with more than 142,670 deaths estimated in the United States alone in the year 2019. Consequently, there is an overreaching need to identify the key bio...

    Authors: Mona Maharjan, Raihanul Bari Tanvir, Kamal Chowdhury, Wenrui Duan and Ananda Mohan Mondal
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 9):218
  3. Alternative splicing isoforms have been reported as a new and robust class of diagnostic biomarkers. Over 95% of human genes are estimated to be alternatively spliced as a powerful means of producing functiona...

    Authors: Fan Zhang, Chris K. Deng, Mu Wang, Bin Deng, Robert Barber and Gang Huang
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 9):541
  4. Traditional approaches to elucidation of protein structures by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance spectroscopy (NMR) rely on distance restraints also known as Nuclear Overhauser effects (NOEs). The use of NOEs as the ...

    Authors: Casey Cole, Caleb Parks, Julian Rachele and Homayoun Valafar
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 9):204
  5. Cancer is one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in the globe. Microbiological infections account for up to 20% of the total global cancer burden. The human microbiota within each organ system is...

    Authors: Rebecca M. Rodriguez, Vedbar S. Khadka, Mark Menor, Brenda Y. Hernandez and Youping Deng
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 9):523
  6. Evaluating the toxicity of chemical mixture and their possible mechanism of action is still a challenge for humans and other organisms. Microarray classifier analysis has shown promise in the toxicogenomic are...

    Authors: Zongtao Yu, Yuanyuan Fu, Junmei Ai, Jicai Zhang, Gang Huang and Youping Deng
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2020 21(Suppl 9):239

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