The IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM) has established itself as the premier research conference in bioinformatics and biomedicine. IEEE BIBM 2017 provides a leading forum for disseminating the latest research in bioinformatics and health informatics. It brings together academic and industrial scientists from computer science, biology, chemistry, medicine, mathematics and statistics.

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Call for Papers

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We solicit high-quality original research papers (including significant work-in-progress) in any aspect of bioinformatics, genomics, and biomedicine. New computational techniques and methods and their application in life science and medical domains are especially encouraged. Relevant topics include but are not limited to:

  1. Bioinformatics and Computational Biology of Molecular Structure, Function and Evolution
    a. Evolution, Phylogeny, Comparative Genomics
    b. Protein/RNA Structure, Function and Interactions
    c. 3D genome
  2. Computational Systems Biology
    a. Pathway Analysis
    b. Biological Network Analysis
    c. Interactomics
    d. Gene Expression and Regulation
    e. Post-translational Modifications
    f. Alternative Splicing
    g. Non-coding RNA Analysis
  3. Next Generation Sequencing and High-throughput Methods
    a. Next-Gen Sequencing
    b. Microarray Data Analysis
    c. SNPs and Haplotype Analysis, GWAS, Personalized Genomics
    d. Transcriptomics
    e. Metabolomics
    f. Proteomics
    g. Epigenomics
  4. Cheminformatics and pharmacogenomics
    a. Cheminformatics and Computer-Aided Drug Design
    b. Molecular Docking
    c. Molecular Modeling
    d. Pharmacogenomics
  5. Cross-Cutting Computational Methods and Bioinformatics Infrastructure
    a. Biomedical Text Mining and Ontologies
    b. Biological Data Mining and Visualization
    c. Computational Modeling and Data Integration
    d. AI and Machine Learning Methods in Bioinformatics and Medical Informatics
    e. Big Data Analytics in Biology and Medicine
    f. High Performance Computing
  6. Medical Informatics and Bioinformatics of Disease
    a. Biomedical Intelligence, Clinical Data Analysis, and Electronic Health Record
    b. Precision Medicine
    c. Biomedical Signal/Image Analysis
    d. Genome-Phenome Analysis
    e. Biomarker Discovery
    f. Pathogen bioinformatics
  7. Healthcare Informatics
    a. Healthcare Knowledge Representation & Reasoning
    b. Health Data Acquisition, Analysis and Mining
    c. Healthcare Information Systems
    d. Consumer Informatics
    e. Clinical Decision Support and Informatics

Industrial Track

The Industrial Track solicits papers describing implementations of Bioinformatics and Biomedicine solutions relevant to industrial settings. The focus of industry track is on papers that address the practical, applied, or pragmatic or new research challenge issues related to the use of bioinformatics and biomedicine technologies in industry. We accept full papers (up to 8 pages), extended abstracts (2-4 pages), as well as short abstracts (1 page, 500 words).

Paper Submission:

Please submit a full-length paper (upto 8 page IEEE 2-column format) through the online submission system (you can download the format instruction here (http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/publishing/templates.html ). Electronic submissions (in PDF or Postscript format) are required. Selected participants will be asked to submit their revised papers in a format to be specified at the time of acceptance.

Online Submission: