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Volume 19 Supplement 1

16th International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB 2017): Genomics


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. The articles have undergone the journal's standard peer review process for supplements. The Supplement Editors declare that they have no competing interests.

Shenzhen, China20-22 September 2017

Edited by Christian Schönbach, Muhammad Farhan Sjaugi, and Shoba Ranganathan.

Related articles have been published as a supplement to BMC Medical Genomics, BMC Systems Biology and BMC Bioinformatics

  1. Content type: Introduction

    The 16th International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB) was held at Tsinghua University, Shenzhen from September 20 to 22, 2017. The annual conference of the Asia-Pacific Bioinformatics Network featured si...

    Authors: Christian Schönbach, Jinyan Li, Lan Ma, Paul Horton, Muhammad Farhan Sjaugi and Shoba Ranganathan

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 1):920

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  2. Content type: Research

    Inferring phylogenetic trees for newly recovered genomes from metagenomic samples is very useful in determining the identities of uncultivated microorganisms. Even though 16S ribosomal RNA small subunit genes ...

    Authors: Yu-Wei Wu

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 1):921

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  3. Content type: Research

    Adenosine-to-Inosine (A-to-I) RNA editing is catalyzed by the adenosine deaminase acting on RNA (ADAR) family of enzymes, which induces alterations in mRNA sequence. It has been shown that A-to-I RNA editing e...

    Authors: Yaowei Huang, Yingying Cao, Jiarui Li, Yuanhua Liu, Wu Zhong, Xuan Li, Chen Chen and Pei Hao

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 1):43

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  4. Content type: Research

    RNA editing is an important mechanism that expands the diversity and complexity of genetic codes. The conversions of adenosine (A) to inosine (I) and cytosine (C) to uridine (U) are two prominent types of RNA ...

    Authors: Yingying Cao, Ruiyuan Cao, Yaowei Huang, Hongxia Zhou, Yuanhua Liu, Xuan Li, Wu Zhong and Pei Hao

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 1):925

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  5. Content type: Research

    Recent results demonstrated that either non-coding or coding genes generate phased secondary small interfering RNAs (phasiRNAs) guided by specific miRNAs. Till now, there is no studies for phasiRNAs in Panax noto...

    Authors: Kun Chen, Li Liu, Xiaotuo Zhang, Yuanyuan Yuan, Shuchao Ren, Junqiang Guo, Qingyi Wang, Peiran Liao, Shipeng Li, Xiuming Cui, Yong-Fang Li and Yun Zheng

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 1):41

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  6. Content type: Research

    The advances in target control of complex networks not only can offer new insights into the general control dynamics of complex systems, but also be useful for the practical application in systems biology, suc...

    Authors: Wei-Feng Guo, Shao-Wu Zhang, Qian-Qian Shi, Cheng-Ming Zhang, Tao Zeng and Luonan Chen

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 1):924

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  7. Content type: Research

    Natural rubber is an economically important material. Currently the Pará rubber tree, Hevea brasiliensis is the main commercial source. Little is known about rubber biosynthesis at the molecular level. Next-gener...

    Authors: Yuko Makita, Mika Kawashima, Nyok Sean Lau, Ahmad Sofiman Othman and Minami Matsui

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 1):922

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  8. Content type: Research

    Whole-genome sequencing (WGS) plays an increasingly important role in clinical practice and public health. Due to the big data size, WGS data analysis is usually compute-intensive and IO-intensive. Currently i...

    Authors: Yiqi Wang, Gen Li, Mark Ma, Fazhong He, Zhuo Song, Wei Zhang and Chengkun Wu

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 1):959

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  9. Content type: Research

    Emerging evidence has been experimentally confirmed the tissue-specific expression of circRNAs (circRNAs). Global identification of human tissue-specific circRNAs is crucial for the functionality study, which ...

    Authors: Yu-Chen Liu, Yu-Jung Chiu, Jian-Rong Li, Chuan-Hu Sun, Chun-Chi Liu and Hsien-Da Huang

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 1):958

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  10. Content type: Research

    Post-translational modification is considered an important biological mechanism with critical impact on the diversification of the proteome. Although a long list of such modifications has been studied, succiny...

    Authors: Yosvany López, Alok Sharma, Abdollah Dehzangi, Sunil Pranit Lal, Ghazaleh Taherzadeh, Abdul Sattar and Tatsuhiko Tsunoda

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 1):923

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  11. Content type: Research

    Since PGAP (pan-genome analysis pipeline) was published in 2012, it has been widely employed in bacterial genomics research. Though PGAP has integrated several modules for pan-genomics analysis, how to properl...

    Authors: Yongbing Zhao, Chen Sun, Dongyu Zhao, Yadong Zhang, Yang You, Xinmiao Jia, Junhui Yang, Lingping Wang, Jinyue Wang, Haohuan Fu, Yu Kang, Fei Chen, Jun Yu, Jiayan Wu and Jingfa Xiao

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 1):36

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  12. Content type: Research

    Since the establishment of the first biomedical ontology Gene Ontology (GO), the number of biomedical ontology has increased dramatically. Nowadays over 300 ontologies have been built including extensively use...

    Authors: Liang Cheng, Yue Jiang, Hong Ju, Jie Sun, Jiajie Peng, Meng Zhou and Yang Hu

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 1):919

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