Applied Bioinformatics and Biostatistics in Cancer Research

Computational Biology

Issues and Applications in Oncology

Editors: Pham, Tuan (Ed.)

  • Covers the entire spectrum of techniques in computational biology and their applications in the field of oncology, including microarrays, gels, mass spectra, SNPs and haplotypes
  • Includes brief discussion of the applications of systems biology
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Computational Biology: Issues and Applications in Oncology provides a comprehensive report on recent techniques and results in computational oncology essential to the knowledge of scientists, engineers, as well as postgraduate students working on the areas of computational biology, bioinformatics, and medical informatics.

With chapters timely prepared and written by experts in the field, this in-depth and up-to-date volume covers advanced statistical methods, heuristic algorithms, cluster analysis, data modeling, image and pattern analysis applied to cancer research. The literature and coverage of a spectrum of key topics in issues and applications in oncology make this a useful resource to computational life-science researchers wishing to enhance the most recent knowledge to facilitate their own investigations.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Identification of Relevant Genes from Microarray Experiments based on Partial Least Squares Weights: Application to Cancer Genomics

    Chen, Ying (et al.)

    Pages 1-17

  • Geometric Biclustering and Its Applications to Cancer Tissue Classification Based on DNA Microarray Gene Expression Data

    Zhao, Hongya (et al.)

    Pages 19-53

  • Statistical Analysis on Microarray Data: Selection of Gene Prognosis Signatures

    Cao, Kim-Anh Lê (et al.)

    Pages 55-76

  • Agent-Based Modeling of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ: Application to Patient-Specific Breast Cancer Modeling

    Macklin, Paul (et al.)

    Pages 77-111

  • Multicluster Class-Based Classification for the Diagnosis of Suspicious Areas in Digital Mammograms

    Verma, Brijesh

    Pages 113-123

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Computational Biology
Book Subtitle
Issues and Applications in Oncology
Editors
  • Tuan Pham
Series Title
Applied Bioinformatics and Biostatistics in Cancer Research
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4419-0811-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4419-0811-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4419-0810-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4614-2478-9
Series ISSN
2363-9644
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 310
Number of Illustrations and Tables
64 b/w illustrations, 26 illustrations in colour
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