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Volume 10 Supplement 4

16th International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB 2017): Medical 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.

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  1. Viral vaccine target discovery requires understanding the diversity of both the virus and the human immune system. The readily available and rapidly growing pool of viral sequence data in the public domain ena...

    Authors: Asif M. Khan, Yongli Hu, Olivo Miotto, Natascha M. Thevasagayam, Rashmi Sukumaran, Hadia Syahirah Abd Raman, Vladimir Brusic, Tin Wee Tan and J. Thomas August

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2017 10(Suppl 4):78

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  2. Although post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is primarily a mental disorder, it can cause additional symptoms that do not seem to be directly related to the central nervous system, which PTSD is assumed to d...

    Authors: Y.-H. Taguchi

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2017 10(Suppl 4):67

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  3. Innate immunity provides first line of defense against viral infections. The interactions between hosts and influenza A virus and the response of host innate immunity to viral infection are critical determinan...

    Authors: Yingying Cao, Yaowei Huang, Ke Xu, Yuanhua Liu, Xuan Li, Ye Xu, Wu Zhong and Pei Hao

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2017 10(Suppl 4):70

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  4. In human genomes, long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) have attracted more and more attention because their dysfunctions are involved in many diseases. However, the associations between lncRNAs and diseases (LDA) st...

    Authors: Jian-Yu Shi, Hua Huang, Yan-Ning Zhang, Yu-Xi Long and Siu-Ming Yiu

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2017 10(Suppl 4):65

    Content type: Research

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  5. The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) has collected transcriptome, genome and epigenome information for over 20 cancers from thousands of patients. The availability of these diverse data types makes it necessary to c...

    Authors: Menglan Cai and Limin Li

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2017 10(Suppl 4):75

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