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Volume 18 Supplement 10
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Atlanta, GA, USA13-15 October 2016
Since the introduction of microarrays in 1995, researchers world-wide have used both commercial and custom-designed microarrays for understanding differential expression of transcribed genes. Public databases ...
Citation: BMC Genomics 2017 18(Suppl 10):875
Intra-host hepatitis C virus (HCV) populations are genetically heterogeneous and organized in subpopulations. With the exception of blood transfusions, transmission of HCV occurs via a small number of genetic ...
Citation: BMC Genomics 2017 18(Suppl 10):881
Hepatitis C is a major public health problem in the United States and worldwide. Outbreaks of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections associated with unsafe injection practices, drug diversion, and other exposures ...
Citation: BMC Genomics 2017 18(Suppl 10):916
Identification of acute or recent hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections is important for detecting outbreaks and devising timely public health interventions for interruption of transmission. Epidemiological inves...
Citation: BMC Genomics 2017 18(Suppl 10):880
While the continued development of high-throughput sequencing has facilitated studies of entire transcriptomes in non-model organisms, the incorporation of an increasing amount of RNA-Seq libraries has made de no...
Citation: BMC Genomics 2017 18(Suppl 10):895
Although single molecule sequencing is still improving, the lengths of the generated sequences are inevitably an advantage in genome assembly. Prior work that utilizes long reads to conduct genome assembly has...
Citation: BMC Genomics 2017 18(Suppl 10):879
Identification of common genes associated with comorbid diseases can be critical in understanding their pathobiological mechanism. This work presents a novel method to predict missing common genes associated w...
Citation: BMC Genomics 2017 18(Suppl 10):902
In recent years several different fields, such as ecology, medicine and microbiology, have experienced an unprecedented development due to the possibility of direct sequencing of microbioimic samples. Among pr...
Citation: BMC Genomics 2017 18(Suppl 10):917
RNA viruses such as HCV and HIV mutate at extremely high rates, and as a result, they exist in infected hosts as populations of genetically related variants. Recent advances in sequencing technologies make pos...
Citation: BMC Genomics 2017 18(Suppl 10):918
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