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Volume 7 Supplement 5

Selected articles from the International Conference on Intelligent Biology and Medicine (ICIBM 2013): Systems Biology


Edited by Zhongming Zhao, Bing Zhang, Yufei Huang, Jason E McDermott and Hua Xu

Publication of this supplement has not been supported by sponsorship. The source of funding used to cover open access publication charges is declared by the authors in each article. The articles have been through the journal's standard peer review process for supplements. The Supplement Editors declare that they have no competing interests.

The International Conference on Intelligent Biology and Medicine (ICIBM 2013). Go to conference site.

Nashville, TN, USA11-13 August 2013

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    Citation: BMC Systems Biology 2013 7(Suppl 5):S3

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  4. Content type: Research

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    Citation: BMC Systems Biology 2013 7(Suppl 5):S5

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  5. Content type: Research

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2017 Journal Metrics

  • Citation Impact
    2.05 - 2-year Impact Factor
    2.505 - 5-year Impact Factor
    0.689 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
    1.109 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


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