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Volume 12 Supplement 7

Selected articles from the 14th International Symposium on Bioinformatics Research and Applications (ISBRA-18): medical genomics


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Beijing, China8-11 June 2018

Edited by Pavel Skums, Alex Zelikovsky, Zhipeng Cai and Fa Zhang

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Other articles from the conference have been published as supplements to BMC Bioinformatics, BMC Genomics, BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making and BMC Systems Biology.

  1. Detecting single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) interactions is an important and challenging task in genome-wide association studies (GWAS). Various efforts have been devoted to detect SNP interactions. However...

    Authors: Xia Cao, Jie Liu, Maozu Guo and Jun Wang
    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2019 12(Suppl 7):139
  2. Although there are huge volumes of genomic data, how to decipher them and identify driver events is still a challenge. The current methods based on network typically use the relationship between genomic events...

    Authors: Ying Hui, Pi-Jing Wei, Junfeng Xia, Yu-Tian Wang and Chun-Hou Zheng
    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2019 12(Suppl 7):140
  3. Gene co-expression network is a favorable method to reveal the nature of disease. With the development of cancer, the way to build gene co-expression networks based on cancer data has been become a hot spot. H...

    Authors: Mi-Xiao Hou, Ying-Lian Gao, Jin-Xing Liu, Junliang Shang, Rong Zhu and Sha-Sha Yuan
    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2019 12(Suppl 7):155
  4. Cancer as a kind of genomic alteration disease each year deprives many people’s life. The biggest challenge to overcome cancer is to identify driver genes that promote the cancer development from a huge amount...

    Authors: Junrong Song, Wei Peng, Feng Wang and Jianxin Wang
    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2019 12(Suppl 7):168
  5. Advanced non-invasive neuroimaging techniques offer new approaches to study functions and structures of human brains. Whole-brain functional networks obtained from resting state functional magnetic resonance i...

    Authors: Lingkai Tang, Sakib Mostafa, Bo Liao and Fang-Xiang Wu
    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2019 12(Suppl 7):153

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