[BioNLP] CFP-AIMM2012-Annotation, Interpretation and Management of Mutations

Chris Baker denguehost at gmail.com
Mon Apr 23 20:35:28 EDT 2012


*AIMM 2012 - CALL FOR PAPERS*

Annotation, Interpretation and Management of Mutations (AIMM2012), a
workshop at the European Conference on Computational Biology (ECCB12)
Sept 9th 2012, Basel, Switzerland.
http://www.eccb12.org/workshops#ws2
http://www.unbsj.ca/sase/csas/data/aimm2012/


*Keynote Speaker*
- Mauno Vihinen PhD, Professor of Medical Structural Biology (Lund).
VARIATION ONTOLOGY: ontology for standardized, systematic description
of effects and consequences of variations.


*Important Dates*
Abstract submission       June 15 2012
Full paper submission     July 1 2012
Acceptance notification   July 30 2012
Final manuscript             Aug 15 2012
AIMM2012 Workshop      Sept 9 2012


*Workshop Themes*

    * Mutation Nomenclature, Databases and Metadata: Design, Content, Accuracy.
    * Mutation Data Integration, Phenotype Ontologies, Semantic
Services and Reuse.
    * Semantic Integration and Interpretation of data linked to
mutations and diseases
    * Impacts of Mutations: Prediction and Bootstrapping.
    * Extraction and grounding of mutations and impact annotations
from scientific literature
    * System Evaluations and Benchmarking

http://www.unbsj.ca/sase/csas/data/aimm2012/themes.html
http://www.unbsj.ca/sase/csas/data/aimm2010/themes.html
http://www.ebi.ac.uk/Rebholz-srv/aimm.html


*Submissions*

We invite workshop papers (3000 words / 8 pages) and demonstrations.
Early Abstracts should be no more than 500 words. Manuscripts should
be focused around a specific challenge with a biomedical context where
they suggest a solution, demonstrate feasibility and possibly also a
meaningful evaluation.

Pre-submission enquiries and variations to the deadlines above may be
made in consultation with the Chris Baker bakerc at unb.ca

 * Author instructions can be obtained by sending an email to
bmcmutations at gmail.com an automated reply  will be sent and complete
submissions should be uploaded to
 Easychair:https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=aimm2012


*Journal Special Issue*

A special issue in a biomedical scientific journal will be produced of
the best contributions to the Workshop Proceedings. Papers have to
address genuine themes relevant to the: Annotation, Interpretation and
Management of Mutations (see below)*


* Workshop Organizers / Special Issue Editors*

-  Christopher J. O. Baker - University of New Brunswick, Canada
-  Dietrich Rebholz-Schuhmann, European Bioinformatics Institute, UK


-- 
Christopher J. O. Baker Ph. D.
Associate Professor
Dept. Computer Science and Applied Statistics
University of New Brunswick, Canada
http://ca.linkedin.com/in/christopherjobaker
Google Scholar http://tinyurl.com/7lmyngx




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