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Volume 15 Supplement 10

Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Genome Informatics (GIW/ISCB-Asia): Genomics


Edited by Tetsuo Shibuya and Chuan Yi Tang

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. Articles are based on presentations made at The 25th International Conference of Genome Informatics (GIW/ISCB-Asia). The peer review process was overseen by the Supplement Editors in accordance with BioMed Central's peer review guidelines for supplements. The Supplement Editors declare that they have no competing interests.

The 25th International Conference on Genome Informatics (GIW/ISCB-Asia). Go to conference site.

Tokyo, Japan15-17 December 2014

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