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Volume 11 Supplement 7

16th International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB 2017): Systems Biology


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. In recent years, the integration of ‘omics’ technologies, high performance computation, and mathematical modeling of biological processes marks that the systems biology has started to fundamentally impact the ...

    Authors: Zhiwei Ji, Bing Wang, Ke Yan, Ligang Dong, Guanmin Meng and Lei Shi
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    Authors: Kai-Yao Huang, Tzu-Hao Chang, Jhih-Hua Jhong, Yu-Hsiang Chi, Wen-Chi Li, Chien-Lung Chan, K. Robert Lai and Tzong-Yi Lee
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  3. Effectively predicting protein complexes not only helps to understand the structures and functions of proteins and their complexes, but also is useful for diagnosing disease and developing new drugs. Up to now...

    Authors: Ying Xu, Jiaogen Zhou, Shuigeng Zhou and Jihong Guan
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  4. Protein post-translational modification (PTM) plays an essential role in various cellular processes that modulates the physical and chemical properties, folding, conformation, stability and activity of protein...

    Authors: Min-Gang Su, Julia Tzu-Ya Weng, Justin Bo-Kai Hsu, Kai-Yao Huang, Yu-Hsiang Chi and Tzong-Yi Lee
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  5. Bistable behaviors are prevalent in cell signaling and can be modeled by ordinary differential equations (ODEs) with kinetic parameters. A bistable switch has recently been found to regulate the activation of ...

    Authors: Huipeng Li, Lakshmi Venkatraman, Balakrishnan Chakrapani Narmada, Jacob K. White, Hanry Yu and Lisa Tucker-Kellogg
    Citation: BMC Systems Biology 2017 11(Suppl 7):136
  6. Rheumatism represents any disease condition marked with inflammation and pain in the joints, muscles, or connective tissues. Many traditional Chinese drugs have been used for a long time to treat rheumatism. H...

    Authors: Qingping Liu, Jiahao Wang, Yan Zhu and Yongqun He
    Citation: BMC Systems Biology 2017 11(Suppl 7):130
  7. Carbonylation, which takes place through oxidation of reactive oxygen species (ROS) on specific residues, is an irreversibly oxidative modification of proteins. It has been reported that the carbonylation is r...

    Authors: Hui-Ju Kao, Shun-Long Weng, Kai-Yao Huang, Fergie Joanda Kaunang, Justin Bo-Kai Hsu, Chien-Hsun Huang and Tzong-Yi Lee
    Citation: BMC Systems Biology 2017 11(Suppl 7):137
  8. Detecting causality for short time-series data such as gene regulation data is quite important but it is usually very difficult. This can be used in many fields especially in biological systems. Recently, seve...

    Authors: Ben-gong Zhang, Weibo Li, Yazhou Shi, Xiaoping Liu and Luonan Chen
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  9. Drug development considering individual varieties among patients becomes crucial to improve clinical development success rates and save healthcare costs. As a useful tool to predict individual phenomena and co...

    Authors: Shun Asami, Daisuke Kiga and Akihiko Konagaya
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