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Volume 14 Supplement 2

Selected articles from ISCB-Asia 2012


Edited by Victor Jin and Paul Horton

Publication of this supplement was funded by the authors.

ISCB-Asia 2012 . Go to conference site.

Shenzhen, China17-19 December 2012

  1. Content type: Research

    Protein structure comparison and classification is an effective method for exploring protein structure-function relations. This problem is computationally challenging. Many different computational approaches f...

    Authors: Cody Ashby, Daniel Johnson, Karl Walker, Iyad A Kanj, Ge Xia and Xiuzhen Huang

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 2):S1

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  2. Content type: Research

    microRNAs (miRNAs) are tiny endogenous RNAs that have been discovered in animals and plants, and direct the post-transcriptional regulation of target mRNAs for degradation or translational repression via bindi...

    Authors: Toyofumi Fujiwara and Tetsushi Yada

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 2):S3

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  3. Content type: Research

    Investigation of conformational changes in a protein is a prerequisite to understand its biological function. To explore these conformational changes in proteins we developed a strategy with the combination of...

    Authors: MNV Prasad Gajula, KP Vogel, Anil Rai, Franziska Dietrich and HJ Steinhoff

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 2):S4

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  4. Content type: Research

    Haplotype information is useful for various genetic analyses, including genome-wide association studies. Determining haplotypes experimentally is difficult and there are several computational approaches that i...

    Authors: Hirotaka Matsumoto and Hisanori Kiryu

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 2):S5

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  5. Content type: Research

    Long intergenic non-coding RNAs (lincRNAs) are emerging as a novel class of non-coding RNAs and potent gene regulators. High-throughput RNA-sequencing combined with de novo assembly promises quantity discovery of...

    Authors: Kun Sun, Xiaona Chen, Peiyong Jiang, Xiaofeng Song, Huating Wang and Hao Sun

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 2):S7

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  6. Content type: Research

    Biological data acquisition is raising new challenges, both in data analysis and handling. Not only is it proving hard to analyze the data at the rate it is generated today, but simply reading and transferring...

    Authors: Konstantin Tretyakov, Sven Laur, Geert Smant, Jaak Vilo and Pjotr Prins

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 2):S8

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  7. Content type: Research

    Detection of significant differentially expressed genes (DEGs) from DNA microarray datasets is a common routine task conducted in biomedical research. For the detection of DEGs, numerous methods are proposed. ...

    Authors: Koki Tsuyuzaki, Daisuke Tominaga, Yeondae Kwon and Satoru Miyazaki

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 2):S9

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  8. Content type: Introduction

    The second ISCB-Asia conference of the International Society for Computational Biology took place December 17-19, 2012, in Shenzhen, China. The conference was co-hosted by BGI as the first Shenzhen Conference ...

    Authors: Konstantin Tretyakov, Tatyana Goldberg, Victor X Jin and Paul Horton

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 2):I1

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