ISMB 2014 Link Roundup




ISMB 2014, one of the biggest bioinformatics/computational biology conferences has started today. The main ISMB 2014 is from 13th July, but a slew of interesting Special Interest Group & Satellite meetings have started today. To be precise, a mind boggling 13 SIGs/satellite meetings started today covering topics including Open Source Bioinformatics, Ontology, structural biology, regulatory […]

RNA-Skim: new RNA-seq quantitation method that is faster than Sailfish




This is a quick post: summary/thoughts* on the new paper that got accepted at the upcoming ISMB 2014 and published in the special issue of  Bioinformatics. RNA-Skim: a rapid method for RNA-Seq quantification at transcript level  Zhaojun Zhang and Wei Wang is from a duo at UNC and UCLA. (*thoughts are always half baked :)) RNA-Skim is a […]

ISMB 2014 Proceedings Available




The accepted papers of ISMB 2014 is available as proceedings in a special issue of Bioinformatics. The 22nd annual meeting of Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB), will take place  in Boston, MA, July 11–15, 2014. If you are a computational biologist/bioinformatician and could not make it to this year’s ISMB,  you can access all […]

HiTSeq, an ISMB 2014 SIG, Announces Full Agenda




HiTSeq, an ISMB 2014 special interest group satellite conference, focusing on algorithms to analyze high-throughput sequencing data has announced the full agenda. HiTSeq 2014, High Throughput Sequencing Algorithms and Applications, is a two day meeting on 11th and 11th July, just before ISMB 2014 at Boston. Two days of all things algorithms for sequencing data […]

ISMB 2014 Accepted Papers List




ISMB 2014, one of the largest Bioinformatics/Computational Biology conferences, to he held in Boston this year from July 11 – 15, 2014 announced the list of papers accepted for conference proceedings. The accepted papers will be presented as talks in the conference and published as conference proceedings in a special issue of Bioinformatics journal online. […]