Volume 8 Supplement 1

Selected articles from the Twelfth Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference (APBC 2014): Systems Biology


Edited by Shuigeng Zhou and Yi-Ping Phoebe Chen

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. Articles have undergone the journal's standard review process for supplements. The Supplement Editors declare that they have no competing interests.

The Twelfth Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference (APBC 2014). Go to conference site.

Shanghai, China

17-19 January 2014

Related articles have been published in supplements to BMC Bioinformatics and BMC Genomics.

  1. Proceedings

    Detection of type 2 diabetes related modules and genes based on epigenetic networks

    Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is one of the most common chronic metabolic diseases characterized by insulin resistance and the decrease of insulin secretion. Genetic variation can only explain part of the heritability...

    Hui Liu, Tongtong Wang, Hongbo Liu, Yanjun Wei, Guofeng Zhao, Jianzhong Su, Qiong Wu, Hong Qiao and Yan Zhang

    BMC Systems Biology 2014 8(Suppl 1):S5

    Published on: 24 January 2014

  2. Proceedings

    Identifying disease associated genes by network propagation

    Genome-wide association studies have identified many individual genes associated with complex traits. However, pathway and network information have not been fully exploited in searches for genetic determinants...

    Yu Qian, Søren Besenbacher, Thomas Mailund and Mikkel Heide Schierup

    BMC Systems Biology 2014 8(Suppl 1):S6

    Published on: 24 January 2014