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APBC2013 - The 11th Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference

Vancouver, BC, Canada. 21-23 January 2013.


Steven Jones (General Chair, BC GSC)

Cenk Sahinalp (PC Chair, SFU)

Important Dates

  • Paper submission: July 30, 2012
  • Author Notification: August 30, 2012
  • Final Version due on: October 1, 2012
  • Full Paper Author Registration: October 1, 2012
  • Conference dates: 21-23 January 2013

The Asia-Pacific Bioinformatics Conference series is an annual forum for exploring research, development and novel applications of Bioinformatics.

The past APBC conferences were held in:

  • APBC2003 4-7 Feb 2003: Adelaide Australia
  • APBC2004 18-22 Jan 2004: Dunedin, New Zealand
  • APBC2005 17-21 Jan 2005: Singapore
  • APBC2006 13-16 Feb, 2006: Taipei Taiwan
  • APBC2007 15-17 Jan, 2007: Hong Kong
  • APBC2008 14-17 Jan, 2008: Kyoto Japan
  • APBC2009 13-16 Jan, 2009: Beijing China
  • APBC2010 18-21 Jan, 2010: Bangalore, India
  • APBC2011 11-14 Jan, 2011: Inchon, Korea
  • APBC2012 17-19 Jan, 2012: Melbourne, Australia

The past APBC papers:

Topics of Interest

Papers are solicited on, but not limited to, the following topics:

  • Sequence Analysis
  • Motif Finding
  • Ontology
  • Databases and Data Integration
  • Biomedical Literature Mining and Understanding
  • Recognition of Genes and Functional Elements
  • RNA Analysis
  • Physical and Genetic Mapping
  • Molecular Evolution and Phylogeny
  • Protein Structure Analysis
  • Microarray Design and Data Analysis
  • Deep Sequencing Data Processing
  • Transcriptome, Gene Expression
  • Epigenomics
  • Proteomics and Post-Translational Modifications
  • Pathways, Networks and Systems
  • Population Genetics, SNP and Haplotyping
  • Comparative Genomics

Call for Papers

APBC2013 invites high-quality original full papers on any topic related to Bioinformatics and Computational Biology.

The submitted papers must have not been published or under consideration for publication in any other journal or conference with formal proceedings.

All accepted papers will have to be presented by one of the authors at the conference.

Accepted papers will be invited to be published in the journals BMC Genomics or BMC Bioinformatics, following the journals' publication policy.

Use the following linked site to make your submission:



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