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Volume 8 Supplement 3

Selected articles from the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM 2014): Medical Genomics


Edited by Feng Luo

Publication of this supplement has not been supported by sponsorship. Information about the source of funding for the publication charges can be found in the individual articles. Articles have undergone the journal's standard peer review process for supplements. The Supplement Editor declares that they have no competing interests.

IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM 2014). Go to conference site.

Belfast, UK2-5 November 2014

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  1. Content type: Research

    Reading the nucleotides from two ends of a DNA fragment is called paired-end tag (PET) sequencing. When the fragment length is longer than the combined read length, there remains a gap of unsequenced nucleotid...

    Authors: Benjamin P Vandervalk, Chen Yang, Zhuyi Xue, Karthika Raghavan, Justin Chu, Hamid Mohamadi, Shaun D Jackman, Readman Chiu, René L Warren and Inanç Birol

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2015 8(Suppl 3):S1

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  2. Content type: Research

    Integrating multiple data sources is indispensable in improving disease gene identification. It is not only due to the fact that disease genes associated with similar genetic diseases tend to lie close with ea...

    Authors: Bolin Chen, Min Li, Jianxin Wang, Xuequn Shang and Fang-Xiang Wu

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2015 8(Suppl 3):S2

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  3. Content type: Research

    Hypertension is one of the major risk factors for cardiovascular diseases. Research on the patient classification of hypertension has become an important topic because Traditional Chinese Medicine lies primari...

    Authors: Guo-Zheng Li, Zehui He, Feng-Feng Shao, Ai-Hua Ou and Xiao-Zhong Lin

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2015 8(Suppl 3):S4

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  4. Content type: Research

    As one of the most studied genome rearrangements, tandem repeats have a considerable impact on genetic backgrounds of inherited diseases. Many methods designed for tandem repeat detection on reference sequence...

    Authors: Guillaume Fertin, Géraldine Jean, Andreea Radulescu and Irena Rusu

    Citation: BMC Medical Genomics 2015 8(Suppl 3):S5

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