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Volume 13 Supplement 10

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

Seoul, Korea18-20 August 2020

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

Conference website

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  1. Colorectal carcinoma (CRC) is the third most common cancer in the world and also the third leading cause of cancer-related mortality in Taiwan. CRC tumorigenesis is a multistep process, starting from mutations...

    Authors: Vo-Minh-Hoang Bui, Clément Mettling, Jonathan Jou and H. Sunny Sun

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2020 13(Suppl 10):149

    Content type: Research

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  2. Advancements in transcriptomic profiling have led to the emergence of new challenges regarding data integration and interpretability. Variability between measurement platforms makes it difficult to compare bet...

    Authors: Laura Moody, Hong Chen and Yuan-Xiang Pan

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2020 13(Suppl 10):148

    Content type: Research

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  3. Cytokines are a class of small proteins that act as chemical messengers and play a significant role in essential cellular processes including immunity regulation, hematopoiesis, and inflammation. As one import...

    Authors: Trinh-Trung-Duong Nguyen, Nguyen-Quoc-Khanh Le, Quang-Thai Ho, Dinh-Van Phan and Yu-Yen Ou

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2020 13(Suppl 10):155

    Content type: Research

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  4. DNA methylation is a key epigenetic regulator contributing to cancer development. To understand the role of DNA methylation in tumorigenesis, it is important to investigate and compare differential methylation...

    Authors: Mai Shi, Stephen Kwok-Wing Tsui, Hao Wu and Yingying Wei

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2020 13(Suppl 10):154

    Content type: Methodology

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  5. Bronchoscopy for suspected lung cancer has low diagnostic sensitivity, rendering many inconclusive results. The Bronchial Genomic Classifier (BGC) was developed to help with patient management by identifying t...

    Authors: Yoonha Choi, Jianghan Qu, Shuyang Wu, Yangyang Hao, Jiarui Zhang, Jianchang Ning, Xinwu Yang, Lori Lofaro, Daniel G. Pankratz, Joshua Babiarz, P. Sean Walsh, Ehab Billatos, Marc E. Lenburg, Giulia C. Kennedy, Jon McAuliffe and Jing Huang

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2020 13(Suppl 10):151

    Content type: Research

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  6. Studies have found that miRNAs play an important role in many biological activities involved in human diseases. Revealing the associations between miRNA and disease by biological experiments is time-consuming ...

    Authors: Minghui Liu, Jingyi Yang, Jiacheng Wang and Lei Deng

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2020 13(Suppl 10):153

    Content type: Research

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