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Volume 20 Supplement 9

Selected Articles from the 20th International Conference on Bioinformatics & Computational Biology (BIOCOMP 2019): medical informatics and decision making


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. Supplement Editors were not involved with the peer review of any supplement articles that they co-authored. No other competing interests were declared.

Las Vegas, NV, USA29 July-01 August 2019

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Edited by Youping Deng, Hamid Arabnia, Yongsheng Bai, Fan Zhang and Zhougui Ling.

  1. Prostate cancer is a very common and highly fatal in men. Current non-invasive detection methods like serum biomarker are unsatisfactory. Biomarkers with high accuracy for diagnostic of prostate cancer are urg...

    Authors: Xiaoli Chen, Yong Zhu, Mayumi Jijiwa, Masaki Nasu, Junmei Ai, Shengming Dai, Bin Jiang, Jicai Zhang, Gang Huang and Youping Deng
    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2020 20(Suppl 9):223

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