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Volume 12 Supplement 9

Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Genome Informatics (GIW 2018): 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.

Yunnan, China3-5 December 2018

Edited by Kengo Sato, Kenta Nakai and Yun Zheng

  1. Evidences have increasingly indicated that lncRNAs (long non-coding RNAs) are deeply involved in important biological regulation processes leading to various human complex diseases. Experimental investigations...

    Authors: Yaping Wen, Guosheng Han and Vo V. Anh
    Citation: BMC Systems Biology 2018 12(Suppl 9):122
  2. Predicting disease causative genes (or simply, disease genes) has played critical roles in understanding the genetic basis of human diseases and further providing disease treatment guidelines. While various co...

    Authors: Sezin Kircali Ata, Le Ou-Yang, Yuan Fang, Chee-Keong Kwoh, Min Wu and Xiao-Li Li
    Citation: BMC Systems Biology 2018 12(Suppl 9):138
  3. During the identification of potential candidates, computational prediction of drug-target interactions (DTIs) is important to subsequent expensive validation in wet-lab. DTI screening considers four scenarios...

    Authors: Jian-Yu Shi, An-Qi Zhang, Shao-Wu Zhang, Kui-Tao Mao and Siu-Ming Yiu
    Citation: BMC Systems Biology 2018 12(Suppl 9):136
  4. MicroRNA (miRNA) plays a key role in regulation mechanism of human biological processes, including the development of disease and disorder. It is necessary to identify potential miRNA biomarkers for various hu...

    Authors: Yiwen Sun, Zexuan Zhu, Zhu-Hong You, Zijie Zeng, Zhi-An Huang and Yu-An Huang
    Citation: BMC Systems Biology 2018 12(Suppl 9):121
  5. Signaling pathways are the key biological mechanisms that transduce extracellular signals to affect transcription factor mediated gene regulation within cells. A number of computational methods have been devel...

    Authors: Md Humayun Kabir, Ralph Patrick, Joshua W. K. Ho and Michael D. O’Connor
    Citation: BMC Systems Biology 2018 12(Suppl 9):120
  6. Discovering reliable protein biomarkers is one of the most important issues in biomedical research. The ELISA is a traditional technique for accurate quantitation of well-known proteins. Recently, the multiple...

    Authors: Jongsu Jun, Jungsoo Gim, Yongkang Kim, Hyunsoo Kim, Su Jong Yu, Injun Yeo, Jiyoung Park, Jeong-Ju Yoo, Young Youn Cho, Dong Hyeon Lee, Eun Ju Cho, Jeong-Hoon Lee, Yoon Jun Kim, Seungyeoun Lee, Jung-Hwan Yoon, Youngsoo Kim…
    Citation: BMC Systems Biology 2018 12(Suppl 9):123