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Volume 21 Supplement 10

Selected articles from the 18th Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference (APBC 2020): genomics


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Seoul, Korea18-20 August 2020

Edited by Dokyun Na, Wenying Yan and Yi-Ping Phoebe Chen

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  1. Astragalus membranaceus Bge. var. mongolicus (Bge.) Hsiao is one of the most common herbs widely used in South and East Asia, to enhance people’s health and reinforce vital energy. Despite its prevalence, however...

    Authors: Xueting Wu, Xuetong Li, Wei Wang, Yuanhong Shan, Cuiting Wang, Mulan Zhu, Qiong La, Yang Zhong, Ye Xu, Peng Nan and Xuan Li

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2020 21(Suppl 10):697

    Content type: Research

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  2. The emergence of the third generation sequencing technology, featuring longer read lengths, has demonstrated great advancement compared to the next generation sequencing technology and greatly promoted the bio...

    Authors: Jiaqi Liu, Jiayin Wang, Xiao Xiao, Xin Lai, Daocheng Dai, Xuanping Zhang, Xiaoyan Zhu, Zhongmeng Zhao, Juan Wang and Zhimin Li

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2020 21(Suppl 10):753

    Content type: Methodology

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  3. Bivalent promoters marked with both H3K27me3 and H3K4me3 histone modifications are characteristic of poised promoters in embryonic stem (ES) cells. The model of poised promoters postulates that bivalent chroma...

    Authors: Ah-Jung Jeon and Greg Tucker-Kellogg

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2020 21(Suppl 10):614

    Content type: Research

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  4. The current computational methods on identifying conserved protein complexes across multiple Protein-Protein Interaction (PPI) networks suffer from the lack of explicit modeling of the desired topological prop...

    Authors: Yijie Wang, Hyundoo Jeong, Byung-Jun Yoon and Xiaoning Qian

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2020 21(Suppl 10):615

    Content type: Research

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  5. The Robinson-Foulds (RF) distance is a well-established measure between phylogenetic trees. Despite a lack of biological justification, it has the advantages of being a proper metric and being computable in li...

    Authors: Samuel Briand, Christophe Dessimoz, Nadia El-Mabrouk, Manuel Lafond and Gabriela Lobinska

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2020 21(Suppl 10):779

    Content type: Research

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  6. Regulatory hotspots are genetic variations that may regulate the expression levels of many genes. It has been of great interest to find those hotspots utilizing expression quantitative trait locus (eQTL) analy...

    Authors: Ju Hun Choi, Taegun Kim, Junghyun Jung and Jong Wha J. Joo

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2020 21(Suppl 10):616

    Content type: Methodology

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