Advances in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

Third Brazilian Symposium on Bioinformatics, BSB 2008, Santo André, Brazil, August 28-30, 2008. Proceedings

  • Editors
  • Ana L. C. Bazzan
  • Mark Craven
  • Natália F. Martins
Conference proceedings BSB 2008

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5167)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics book sub series (LNBI, volume 5167)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Selected Articles

    1. Roberto T. Alves, Myriam R. Delgado, Alex A. Freitas
      Pages 1-12
    2. Matheus B. S. Barros, Simone de L. Martins, Alexandre Plastino
      Pages 13-22
    3. Eduardo P. Costa, Ana C. Lorena, André C. P. L. F. Carvalho, Alex A. Freitas
      Pages 35-46
    4. Márcio Dorn, Ardala Breda, Osmar Norberto de Souza
      Pages 47-56
    5. Diego E. B. Gomes, Roberto D. Lins, Pedro G. Pascutti, Tjerk P. Straatsma, Thereza A. Soares
      Pages 68-78
    6. Rodrigo de A. Hausen, Luerbio Faria, Celina M. H. de Figueiredo, Luis Antonio B. Kowada
      Pages 79-91
    7. Karina S. Machado, Evelyn K. Schroeder, Duncan D. Ruiz, Ana Wink, Osmar Norberto de Souza
      Pages 104-114
    8. Cleber V. G. Mira, Zanoni Dias, Hederson P. Santos, Guilherme A. Pinto, Maria Emilia M. T. Walter
      Pages 115-126
    9. Célia Ghedini Ralha, Hugo W. Schneider, Lucas O. da Fonseca, Maria Emilia M. T. Walter, Marcelo M. Brígido
      Pages 127-139
    10. Maria Fernanda B. Wanderley, João C. P. da Silva, Carlos Cristiano H. Borges, Ana Tereza R. Vasconcelos
      Pages 140-151
  3. Extended Abstracts

    1. Alcides Castro-e-Silva, Gerald Weber, Romuel F. Machado, Elizabeth F. Wanner, Renata Guerra-Sá
      Pages 161-164
    2. Fabrício M. Lopes, Roberto M. Cesar Jr, Luciano da F. Costa
      Pages 169-173
    3. Maira Ferreira de Noronha, Sergio Lifschitz, Antonio Basilio de Miranda
      Pages 174-177
    4. Willian Zalewski, Huei Diana Lee, Adewole M. J. F. Caetano, Ana C. Lorena, André G. Maletzke, João José Fagundes et al.
      Pages 178-181
  4. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third Brazilian Symposium on Bioinformatics, BSB 2008, held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in August 2008 - co-located with IWGD 2008, the International Workshop on Genomic Databases.

The 14 revised full papers and 5 extended abstracts were carefully reviewed and selected from 41 submissions. The papers address a broad range of current topics in computational biology and bioinformatics featuring original research in computer science, mathematics and statistics as well as in molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, medicine, microbiology and other life sciences.


Computer algebraic formalism algorithmic learning algorithms artificial immune system bioinformatics classifier systems clustering computational biology computer science data mining database discrete state models modeling statistics

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-85556-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-85557-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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