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Volume 20 Supplement 5

Selected articles from the 7th IEEE International Conference on Computational Advances in Bio and Medical Sciences (ICCABS 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.

Orlando, FL, USA19-21 October 2017

Conference website

Edited by Danny Krizanc, Ion Mandoiu, Sanguthevar Rajasekaran, Pavel Skums, Alex Zelikovsky and Shaojie Zhang.

Other articles from this conference have been published as supplements in BMC Bioinformatics and BMC Medical Genomics.

  1. High throughput sequencing has spurred the development of metagenomics, which involves the direct analysis of microbial communities in various environments such as soil, ocean water, and the human body. Many e...

    Authors: Nathan LaPierre, Serghei Mangul, Mohammed Alser, Igor Mandric, Nicholas C. Wu, David Koslicki and Eleazar Eskin

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2019 20(Suppl 5):423

    Content type: Research

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  2. Ribo-seq is a popular technique for studying translation and its regulation. A Ribo-seq experiment produces a snap-shot of the location and abundance of actively translating ribosomes within a cell’s transcrip...

    Authors: Patrick Perkins, Serina Mazzoni-Putman, Anna Stepanova, Jose Alonso and Steffen Heber

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2019 20(Suppl 5):422

    Content type: Research

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  3. Motifs are crucial patterns that have numerous applications including the identification of transcription factors and their binding sites, composite regulatory patterns, similarity between families of proteins...

    Authors: Peng Xiao, Martin Schiller and Sanguthevar Rajasekaran

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2019 20(Suppl 5):424

    Content type: Research

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  4. A popular strategy to study alternative splicing in non-model organisms starts from sequencing the entire transcriptome, then assembling the reads by using de novo transcriptome assembly algorithms to obtain p...

    Authors: Shuhua Fu, Peter L. Chang, Maren L. Friesen, Natasha L. Teakle, Aaron M. Tarone and Sing-Hoi Sze

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2019 20(Suppl 5):425

    Content type: Research

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