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Volume 14 Supplement 8

Selected articles from the International Conference on Intelligent Biology and Medicine (ICIBM 2013): Genomics


Edited by Zhongming Zhao, Bing Zhang, Yufei Huang, Jason E McDermott and Hua Xu

Publication of this supplement has not been supported by sponsorship. The source of funding used to cover open access publication charges is declared by the authors in each article. The articles have been through the journal's standard peer review process for supplements. The Supplement Editors declare that they have no competing interests.

The International Conference on Intelligent Biology and Medicine (ICIBM 2013). Go to conference site.

Nashville, TN, USA11-13 August 2013

Related articles have been published in a supplement to BMC Systems Biology.

  1. Content type: Research

    The 2013 International Conference on Intelligent Biology and Medicine (ICIBM 2013) was held on August 11-13, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. The conference included six scientific sessions, two tutorial ses...

    Authors: Bing Zhang, Yufei Huang, Jason E McDermott, Rebecca H Posey, Hua Xu and Zhongming Zhao

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 8):S1

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    RNAseq technology is replacing microarray technology as the tool of choice for gene expression profiling. While providing much richer data than microarray, analysis of RNAseq data has been much more challengin...

    Authors: Yan Guo, Chung-I Li, Fei Ye and Yu Shyr

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 8):S2

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    Many computational programs have been developed to identify enriched regions for a single biological ChIP-seq sample. Given that many biological questions are often asked to compare the difference between two ...

    Authors: Bin Liu, Jimmy Yi, Aishwarya SV, Xun Lan, Yilin Ma, Tim HM Huang, Gustavo Leone and Victor X Jin

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 8):S3

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  4. Content type: Research

    Tandem mass spectrometry (MS/MS) technology has been applied to identify proteins, as an ultimate approach to confirm the original genome annotation. To be able to identify gene fusion proteins, a special data...

    Authors: Han Sun, Xiaobin Xing, Jing Li, Fengli Zhou, Yunqin Chen, Ying He, Wei Li, Guangwu Wei, Xiao Chang, Jia Jia, Yixue Li and Lu Xie

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 8):S5

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  5. Content type: Research

    The gene Polymorphic derived intron-containing, known as Pldi, is a long non-coding RNA (lncRNA) first discovered in mouse. Although parts of its sequence were reported to be conserved in rat and human, it can on...

    Authors: Yulin Dai, Shengdi Li, Xiao Dong, Han Sun, Chao Li, Zhi Liu, Beili Ying, Guohui Ding and Yixue Li

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 8):S6

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  6. Content type: Research

    Selecting genes and pathways indicative of disease is a central problem in computational biology. This problem is especially challenging when parsing multi-dimensional genomic data. A number of tools, such as L1-...

    Authors: Wen Zhang, Ying-wooi Wan, Genevera I Allen, Kaifang Pang, Matthew L Anderson and Zhandong Liu

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 8):S7

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  7. Content type: Research

    Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have identified hundreds of genetic variants associated with complex human diseases, clinical conditions and traits. Genetic mapping of expression quantitative trait loci...

    Authors: Arindom Chakraborty, Guanglong Jiang, Malaz Boustani, Yunlong Liu, Todd Skaar and Lang Li

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 8):S8

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  8. Content type: Research

    Over the last decade, genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have discovered many risk associated single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) of prostate cancer (PCa). However, the majority of the associated PCa SN...

    Authors: Junfeng Jiang, Weirong Cui, Wanwipa Vongsangnak, Guang Hu and Bairong Shen

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 8):S9

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  9. Content type: Research

    Development of a cancerous cell takes place when it ceases to respond to growth-inhibiting signals and multiplies uncontrollably and can detach and move to other parts of the body; the process called as metast...

    Authors: Chetna Tyagi, Sonam Grover, Jaspreet Kaur Dhanjal, Sukriti Goyal, Manisha Goyal and Abhinav Grover

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2013 14(Suppl 8):S10

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