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Volume 15 Supplement 9

Thirteenth International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB2014): Computational Biology


Edited by Shoba Ranganathan, Christian Schönbach and Tin Wee Tan

This collection of articles has not been sponsored. Information about the source of funding for publication charges can be found in the individual articles. Articles are based on presentations made at the Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Network (APBioNet) Thirteenth International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCob2014). 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.

Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Network (APBioNet) Thirteenth International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB2014). Go to conference site.

Sydney, Australia31 July - 2 August 2014

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  1. Content type: Research

    Proteomics research is enabled with the high-throughput technologies, but our ability to identify expressed proteome is limited in small samples. The coverage and consistency of proteome expression are critica...

    Authors: Jing Sun, Guang Lan Zhang, Siyang Li, Alexander R Ivanov, David Fenyo, Frederique Lisacek, Shashi K Murthy, Barry L Karger and Vladimir Brusic

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S1

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    A number of microtubule disassembly blocking agents and inhibitors of tubulin polymerization have been elements of great interest in anti-cancer therapy, some of them even entering into the clinical trials. On...

    Authors: Chetna Tyagi, Ankita Gupta, Sukriti Goyal, Jaspreet Kaur Dhanjal and Abhinav Grover

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S3

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  3. Content type: Research

    The horse (Equus ferus caballus) is one of the earliest domesticated species and has played an important role in the development of human societies over the past 5,000 years. In this study, we characterized the g...

    Authors: JeHoon Jun, Yun Sung Cho, Haejin Hu, Hak-Min Kim, Sungwoong Jho, Priyvrat Gadhvi, Kyung Mi Park, Jeongheui Lim, Woon Kee Paek, Kyudong Han, Andrea Manica, Jeremy S Edwards and Jong Bhak

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S4

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  4. Content type: Research

    Histone modification and remodeling play crucial roles in regulating gene transcription. These post-translational modifications of histones function in a combinatorial fashion and can be recognized by specific...

    Authors: Po-Cheng Hung, Tzu-Hsien Yang, Hung-Jiun Liaw and Wei-Sheng Wu

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S5

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    Transcriptome sequencing of brain samples provides detailed enrichment analysis of differential expression and genetic interactions for evaluation of mitochondrial and coagulation function of schizophrenia. It...

    Authors: Kuo-Chuan Huang, Ko-Chun Yang, Han Lin, Theresa Tsun-Hui Tsao and Sheng-An Lee

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S6

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  6. Content type: Research

    Long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) constitute a major, but poorly characterized part of human transcriptome. Recent evidence indicates that many lncRNAs are involved in cancer and can be used as predictive and prog...

    Authors: Aliaksandr A Yarmishyn, Arsen O Batagov, Jovina Z Tan, Gopinath M Sundaram, Prabha Sampath, Vladimir A Kuznetsov and Igor V Kurochkin

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S7

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  7. Content type: Research

    Drugs that simultaneously target multiple proteins often improve efficacy, particularly in the treatment of complex diseases such as cancers and central nervous system disorders. Many approaches have been prop...

    Authors: Yi-Yuan Chiu, Jen-Hu Tseng, Kuan-Hsiu Liu, Chih-Ta Lin, Kai-Cheng Hsu and Jinn-Moon Yang

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S8

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  8. Content type: Research

    Computational prediction of major histocompatibility complex class II (MHC-II) binding peptides can assist researchers in understanding the mechanism of immune systems and developing peptide based vaccines. Al...

    Authors: Yichang Xu, Cheng Luo, Mingjie Qian, Xiaodi Huang and Shanfeng Zhu

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S9

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  9. Content type: Research

    Editing and mutations in microRNAs (miRNAs) can change the stability of pre-miRNAs and/or complementarities between miRNAs and their targets. Small RNA (sRNA) high-throughput sequencing (HTS) profiles contain ...

    Authors: Yun Zheng, Ting Li, Ren Ren, Donghua Shi and Shengpeng Wang

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S11

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  10. Content type: Research

    Sequence data from the chloroplast genome have played a central role in elucidating the evolutionary history of flowering plants, Angiospermae. In the past decade, the number of complete chloroplast genomes has b...

    Authors: Catherine J Nock, Abdul Baten and Graham J King

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S13

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  11. Content type: Research

    RNA interference (RNAi) is involved in genome defense as well as diverse cellular, developmental, and physiological processes. Key components of RNAi are Argonaute, Dicer, and RNA-dependent RNA polymerase (RdR...

    Authors: Jaeyoung Choi, Ki-Tae Kim, Jongbum Jeon, Jiayao Wu, Hyeunjeong Song, Fred O Asiegbu and Yong-Hwan Lee

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S14

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  12. Content type: Research

    Altered expression profiles of microRNAs (miRNAs) are linked to many diseases including lung cancer. miRNA expression profiling is reproducible and miRNAs are very stable. These characteristics of miRNAs make ...

    Authors: Renhua Song, Qian Liu, Gyorgy Hutvagner, Hung Nguyen, Kotagiri Ramamohanarao, Limsoon Wong and Jinyan Li

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S16

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  13. Content type: Research

    Sumoylation, which is a reversible and dynamic post-translational modification, is one of the vital processes in a cell. Before a protein matures to perform its function, sumoylation may alter its localization...

    Authors: Ahmet Sinan Yavuz and Osman Ugur Sezerman

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S18

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  14. Content type: Research

    Proteogenomics combines the cutting-edge methods from genomics and proteomics. While it has become cheap to sequence whole genomes, the correct annotation of protein coding regions in the genome is still tedio...

    Authors: Julian Uszkoreit, Nicole Plohnke, Sascha Rexroth, Katrin Marcus and Martin Eisenacher

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S19

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  15. Content type: Research

    Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is a major cause of cancer-related death worldwide due to poor patient prognosis and clinical outcome. Here, we studied the genetic variations underlying NSCLC pathogenesis b...

    Authors: Tzia Liang Mah, Xin Ning Adeline Yap, Vachiranee Limviphuvadh, Nanpu Li, Srinath Sridharan, Vellaisemy Kuralmani, Mengling Feng, Natalia Liem, Sharmila Adhikari, Wei Peng Yong, Ross A Soo, Sebastian Maurer-Stroh, Frank Eisenhaber and Joo Chuan Tong

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15(Suppl 9):S20

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