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Volume 19 Supplement 6

Selected articles from the 13th International Symposium on Bioinformatics Research and Applications (ISBRA 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.

Honolulu, Hawaii, USA30 May - 2 June 2017

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Edited by Zhipeng Cai, Pavel Skums and Alexander Zelikovsky.

Articles from this conference have also been published as a supplement in BMC Bioinformatics.

  1. With the developments of DNA sequencing technology, large amounts of sequencing data have been produced that provides unprecedented opportunities for advanced association studies between somatic mutations and ...

    Authors: Yuchen Yuan, Yi Shi, Xianbin Su, Xin Zou, Qing Luo, David Dagan Feng, Weidong Cai and Ze-Guang Han

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 6):565

    Content type: Research

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  2. Single cell transcriptomics is critical for understanding cellular heterogeneity and identification of novel cell types. Leveraging the recent advances in single cell RNA sequencing (scRNA-Seq) technology requ...

    Authors: Marmar Moussa and Ion I. Măndoiu

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 6):569

    Content type: Research

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  3. In mass spectrometry-based proteomics, protein identification is an essential task. Evaluating the statistical significance of the protein identification result is critical to the success of proteomics studies...

    Authors: Guanying Wu, Xiang Wan and Baohua Xu

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 6):567

    Content type: Research

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  4. While RNA is often created from linear splicing during transcription, recent studies have found that non-canonical splicing sometimes occurs. Non-canonical splicing joins 3’ and 5’ and forms the so-called circ...

    Authors: Xin Li, Chong Chu, Jingwen Pei, Ion Măndoiu and Yufeng Wu

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 6):572

    Content type: Software

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  5. The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) is one of the most popular bioinformatics resources. Recently, HPO-based phenotype semantic similarity has been effectively applied to model patient phenotype data. However, ...

    Authors: Jiajie Peng, Hansheng Xue, Weiwei Hui, Junya Lu, Bolin Chen, Qinghua Jiang, Xuequn Shang and Yadong Wang

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19(Suppl 6):571

    Content type: Research

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