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Prioritization of candidate cancer genes-an aid to oncogenomic studies
(Oxford University Press, 2008-10)
The development of techniques for oncogenomic analyses such as array comparative genomic hybridization, messenger RNA expression arrays and mutational screens have come to the fore in modern cancer research. Studies utilizing ...
Gene Expression Profiling in Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy 2A
(Public Library of Science, 2008-11-18)
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A (LGMD2A) is a recessive genetic disorder caused by mutations in calpain 3 (CAPN3). Calpain 3 plays different roles in muscular cells, but little is known about its functions or in ...
A Review of Estimation of Distribution Algorithms in Bioinformatics
(Biomed Central, 2008-09-11)
Evolutionary search algorithms have become an essential asset in the algorithmic toolbox for solving high-dimensional optimization problems in across a broad range of bioinformatics problems. Genetic algorithms, the most ...
A Computational Analysis of Protein-Protein Interaction Networks in Neurodegenerative Diseases
(Biomed Central, 2008-06-20)
Background: Recent developments have meant that network theory is making an important contribution to the topological study of biological networks, such as protein-protein interaction (PPI) networks. The identification of ...