APBC2018 PC Co-Chairs
Phoebe Chen(La Trobe University)


Dear Colleague,


Due to many requests, the full paper submission deadline is extended to August 20, 2017.

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Deadline Extended: APBC2018: The Sixteenth Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference

The Sixteenth Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference
Yokohama, Japan, 15-17 January 2018

1. Organization

General Co-Chairs
Yasubumi Sakakibara (Keio University)
Satoru Miyano (University of Tokyo)
Kiyoshi Asai (University of Tokyo)

PC Co-Chairs
Yoshihiro Yamanishi (Kyushu University)
Yasubumi Sakakibara (Keio University)
Phoebe Chen (La Trobe University)


2. Important Dates

Full paper submission due: August 20, 2017, 11:59pm (extended!)
Full paper author notification: September 30th, 2017
Full paper final version due: October 15th, 2017
Full paper author registration deadline: October 20th, 2017

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:
1. APBC2003 4-7 Feb 2003: Adelaide Australia
2. APBC2004 18-22 Jan 2004: Dunedin, New Zealand
3. APBC2005 17-21 Jan 2005: Singapore
4. APBC2006 13-16 Feb, 2006: Taipei Taiwan
5. APBC2007 15-17 Jan, 2007: Hong Kong
6. APBC2008 14-17 Jan, 2008: Kyoto Japan
7. APBC2009 13-16 Jan, 2009: Beijing China
8. APBC2010 18-21 Jan, 2010: Bangalore, India
9. APBC2011 11-14 Jan, 2011: Inchon, Korea
10. APBC2012 17-19 Jan, 2012: Melbourne, Australia
11. APBC2013 21-23 Jan 2013: Vancouver, BC, Canada
12. APBC2014 17-19 Jan 2014: Shanghai, China
13. APBC2015 11-13 Jan 2015: HsinChu, Taiwan
14. APBC2016 11-13 Jan 2016: San Francisco, USA
15. APBC2017 16-18 Jan 2017: Shenzhen, China


3. Call for Papers

APBC2018 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, BMC Bioinformatics, BMC Systems Biology, IEEE/ACM TCBB, CBC following the journals' publication policy.

Use the following linked site to make your submission