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BMC Genomics

Volume 13 Supplement 5

Proceedings of the International Conference of the Brazilian Association for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (X-meeting 2011)


Edited by Ronaldo Nagem, Thiago Venancio, Ricardo De Marco, Lucas Bleicher, Gerald Weber, Adriano Barbosa-Silva, Liza Felicori, Wagner Arbex, Javier De Las Rivas and Alan Durham

This supplement has not been supported by sponsorship or other external funding.

X-meeting 2011 - International Conference on the Brazilian Association for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. Go to conference site.

Florianópolis, Brazil12-15 October 2011

  1. Content type: Research

    An essential step of a metagenomic study is the taxonomic classification, that is, the identification of the taxonomic lineage of the organisms in a given sample. The taxonomic classification process involves ...

    Authors: Susan Higashi, André da Motta Salles Barreto, Maurício Egidio Cantão and Ana Tereza Ribeiro de Vasconcelos

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2012 13(Suppl 5):S1

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  2. Content type: Research

    Ontologies have increasingly been used in the biomedical domain, which has prompted the emergence of different initiatives to facilitate their development and integration. The Open Biological and Biomedical On...

    Authors: Gabriela DA Guardia, Ricardo ZN Vêncio and Cléver RG de Farias

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2012 13(Suppl 5):S3

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  3. Content type: Research

    The shotgun strategy (liquid chromatography coupled with tandem mass spectrometry) is widely applied for identification of proteins in complex mixtures. This method gives rise to thousands of spectra in a sing...

    Authors: Fabio R Cerqueira, Ricardo S Ferreira, Alcione P Oliveira, Andreia P Gomes, Humberto JO Ramos, Armin Graber and Christian Baumgartner

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2012 13(Suppl 5):S4

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  4. Content type: Research

    Analysis of DNA copy number alterations and gene expression changes in human samples have been used to find potential target genes in complex diseases. Recent studies have combined these two types of data usin...

    Authors: Celia Fontanillo, Sara Aibar, Jose Manuel Sanchez-Santos and Javier De Las Rivas

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2012 13(Suppl 5):S5

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  5. Content type: Research

    Pan-genomic studies aim, for instance, at defining the core, dispensable and unique genes within a species. A pan-genomics study for vaccine design tries to assess the best candidates for a vaccine against a s...

    Authors: Anderson R Santos, Adriana Carneiro, Alfonso Gala-García, Anne Pinto, Debmalya Barh, Eudes Barbosa, Flávia Aburjaile, Fernanda Dorella, Flávia Rocha, Luis Guimarães, Meritxell Zurita-Turk, Rommel Ramos, Sintia Almeida, Siomar Soares, Ulisses Pereira, Vinícius C Abreu…

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2012 13(Suppl 5):S6

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