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Volume 23 Supplement 2

Selected articles from the 8th International Work-Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering


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 Editors declare that they have no competing interests.

Gran Canaria, Spain30 September-2 October 2020

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Edited by Ignacio Rojas, Olga Valenzuela, Irena Ruso, Jianxin Wang, Mario Cannataro and Zhongming Zhao.

  1. Cis-regulatory regions (CRRs) are non-coding regions of the DNA that fine control the spatio-temporal pattern of transcription; they are involved in a wide range of pivotal processes such as the development of...

    Authors: Luca Cappelletti, Alessandro Petrini, Jessica Gliozzo, Elena Casiraghi, Max Schubach, Martin Kircher and Giorgio Valentini
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2022 23(Suppl 2):154
  2. The widespread usage of Cap Analysis of Gene Expression (CAGE) has led to numerous breakthroughs in understanding the transcription mechanisms. Recent evidence in the literature, however, suggests that CAGE su...

    Authors: Dimitris Grigoriadis, Nikos Perdikopanis, Georgios K. Georgakilas and Artemis G. Hatzigeorgiou
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2022 23(Suppl 2):395
  3. Automatic functional annotation of proteins is an open research problem in bioinformatics. The growing number of protein entries in public databases, for example in UniProtKB, poses challenges in manual functi...

    Authors: Bishnu Sarker, Navya Khare, Marie-Dominique Devignes and Sabeur Aridhi
    Citation: BMC Bioinformatics 2022 23(Suppl 2):433

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