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Proceedings of the 26th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (2006)
Salt Lake City, Utah
June 22, 2006 to June 23, 2006
ISSN: 1063-7125
ISBN: 0-7695-2517-1
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction

Preface (PDF)

pp. xvii

Area Chairs (PDF)

pp. xxiii
GS-1 Software Systems in Medicine

A Leaf Sequencing Software for Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (Abstract)

Shuang Luan , University of New Mexico, USA
Danny Z. Chen , University of Notre Dame, USA
Xiaobo S. Hu , University of Notre Dame, USA
Chao Wang , University of Notre Dame, USA
pp. 3-8

LENUS - The Hospital Content Management System (Abstract)

Kerstin Maximini , University of Trier, Germany
Dirk Krechel , University of Applied Science, USA
Markus Hartbauer , SER Solutions GmbH, Germany
pp. 9-14

Distributed Biomedical Database for Public Health Research (Abstract)

Richard H. Fowler , The University of Texas-Pan American, USA
Zhixiang Chen , The University of Texas-Pan American, USA
Yavuz Tor , The University of Texas-Pan American, USA
Charles A. Harlow , The University of Texas-Pan American, USA
Chaitanya Jasti , The University of Texas-Pan American, USA
pp. 15-20

Active-RFID System Accuracy and Its Implications for Clinical Applications (Abstract)

Adrian Park , University of Maryland Medical Center, USA
Duncan Clarke , Fremont Associates, LLC, USA
pp. 21-26

Generic Visualization and Manipulation Framework for Three-Dimensional Medical Environments (Abstract)

Brian S. Tani , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Aldo von Wangenheim , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Tiago Nobrega , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Thiago R. dos Santos , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
pp. 27-31

A Study of Community Care Platform Architecture (Abstract)

Yu-Chia Hsu , Institute for Information Industry, Taiwan
Ying-Hsu Chen , Institute for Information Industry, Taiwan
Shu-Ling Hsiao , Institute for Information Industry, Taiwan
pp. 32-36

A Query-Based Medical Information Summarization System Using Ontology Knowledge (Abstract)

Rakesh Verma , University of Houston, USA
Ping Chen , University of Houston-Downtown, USA
pp. 37-42
GS-10 Medical Databases and Information Systems

Optimizing Ranked Retrieval over Categorical Attributes (Abstract)

Seung-won Hwang , Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea
pp. 51-56

Relevance Feedback Query Refinement for PDF Medical Journal Articles (Abstract)

D. J. Lee , Brigham Young University, USA
Ammon Christiansen , Brigham Young University, USA
pp. 57-62

A Prototype Infrastructure for the Secure Aggregation of Imaging and Pathology Data for Colorectal Cancer Care (Abstract)

Mike Brady , Oxford University, UK
David Gavaghan , Oxford University, UK
Mark Slaymaker , Oxford University, UK
Andrew Simpson , Oxford University, UK
Phil Quirke , Leeds General Infirmary, UK
Fiona Reddington , NCRI Informatics Coordination Unit, UK
pp. 63-68

Design Considerations for a Reusable Medical Database (Abstract)

N Chandrashekar , Philips Medical Systems, Bangalore
S. M Gautam , Philips Medical Systems, Bangalore
K.S Srinivas , Philips Medical Systems, Bangalore
J Vijayananda , Philips Medical Systems, Bangalore
pp. 69-74

FreeFlowDB: Storage, Querying and Interacting with Structure-Activity Information from High-Throughput Drug Discovery (Abstract)

Elinor Velasquez , San Francisco State University, USA
Rahul Singh , San Francisco State University, USA
Preet Vijayant , San Francisco State University, USA
Emmanuel Yera , San Francisco State University, USA
pp. 75-80

The Challenges of Developing a Collaborative Data and Compute Grid for Neurosciences (Abstract)

Mila Katzarova , University of Oxfore, UK
Nick Fox , University College London, UK
Kate McLeish , University College London, UK
Douglas Russell , University of Oxford, UK
David Power , University of Oxford, UK
Peter Sandercock , University of Edinburgh, UK
Rob Procter , University of Edinburgh, UK
Jeb Palmer , University of Edinburgh, UK
Joseph V Hajnal , Imperial College London, UK
Dominic Job , University of Edinburgh, UK
Derek Hill , University College London, UK
Jonathon Fletcher , University College London, UK
Sharon Lloyd , University of Oxford, UK
John Geddes , University of Oxford, UK
Philip Bath , The University of Nottingham, UK
Jenny Ure , University of Edinburgh, UK
Martin Rossor , University College London, UK
Andrew Simpson , University of Oxford, UK
Stephen Lawrie , University of Edinburgh, UK
Clare Mackay , University of Oxford, UK
Andrew McIntosh , University of Edinburgh, UK
Joanna Wardlaw , University of Edinburgh, UK
Dave Perry , University of Edinburgh, UK
Graham Watson , The University of Nottingham, UK
pp. 81-86

A Framework for Data and Web Services Semantic Mediation in Peer-to-Peer Based Medical Information Systems (Abstract)

Mahmoud Barhamgi , Claude Bernard Lyon1 University, France
Djamal Benslimane , Claude Bernard Lyon1 University, France
Pierre-Antoine Champin , Claude Bernard Lyon1 University, France
pp. 87-92

Analyzing DICOM and non-DICOM Features in Content-Based Medical Image Retrieval: A Multi-Layer Approach (Abstract)

Daniel D. Abdala , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Antonio da Luz, Jr. , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Eros Comunello , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Aldo V. Wangenheim , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
pp. 93-98

A Scalable Multi-tier Architecture for the National Taiwan University Hospital Information System based on HL7 Standard (Abstract)

K. P. Hsu , National Taiwan Univeristy, Taiwan
C. H. Chen , National Taiwan Univeristy, Taiwan
C. H. Yang , Stanford Univeristy, USA
F. Lai , National Taiwan Univeristy, Taiwan
C. L. Chen , National Taiwan Univeristy, Taiwan
C. T. Tan , National Taiwan Univeristy, Taiwan
H. H. Lee , National Taiwan Univeristy, Taiwan
Y. S. Sun , National Taiwan Univeristy, Taiwan
P. H. Cheng , National Taiwan University, Taiwan
T. H. Yang , National Taiwan University, Taiwan
pp. 99-104

Pre-Indexing for Fast Partial Shape Matching of Vertebrae Images (Abstract)

L.R. Long , National Library of Medicine, USA
Xiaoqian Xu , Brigham Young University, USA
D.J. Lee , Brigham Young University, USA
S. Antani , National Library of Medicine, USA
pp. 105-110

A Generic Framework: From Clinical Notes to Electronic Medical Records (Abstract)

Yoo Myung Choi , Drexel University, USA
Xiaohua Zhou , Drexel University, USA
Ari D. Brooks , Drexel University, USA
Hyoil Han , Drexel University, USA
Yoori Choi , Drexel University, USA
pp. 111-118
GS-11 Web-Based Delivery of Medical Information

A Framework for Web-Based Interactive Applications of High-Resolution 3D Medical Image Data (Abstract)

Kiminobu Sugaya , University of Central Florida, USA
Danzhou Liu , University of Central Florida, USA
Kien A. Hua , University of Central Florida, USA
pp. 119-124

Web-Based Distributed Simulation and Data Management Services for Medical Applications (Abstract)

Masashi Nakagawa , Osaka University, Japan
Shinji Shimojo , Osaka University, Japan
Kazunori Nozaki , Osaka University, Japan
pp. 125-130

Tracking Changes in Healthcare Documents (Abstract)

Sudarshan S. Chawathe , University of Maine, USA
pp. 137-142

Rapid Answer Retrieval from Clinical Practice Guidelines at the Point of Care (Abstract)

Sek-Kwong Poon , University of Utah, USA
Guilherme De Fiol , University of Utah, USA
Roberto A. Rocha , Intermountain Healthcare, USA
pp. 143-150
GS-12 Hand-held Computing Applications in Medicine

An Innovative System that Runs on a PDA for a Continuous Monitoring of People (Abstract)

A. Burgos , University of the Basque Country, Spain
J. Bermudez , University of the Basque Country, Spain
J. Rodriguez , University of the Basque Country, Spain
A. Tablado , University of the Basque Country, Spain
A. Goni , University of the Basque Country, Spain
A. Illarramendi , University of the Basque Country, Spain
M.I. Bagues , University of the Basque Country, Spain
pp. 151-156

Personal Heart Monitoring System Using Smart Phones To Detect Life Threatening Arrhythmias (Abstract)

Peter Leijdekkers , University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Valerie Gay , University of Technology Sydney, Australia
pp. 157-164
GS-13 Intelligent Biomedical Knowledge Discovery

Feature Selection for Medical Data Mining: Comparisons of Expert Judgment and Automatic Approaches (Abstract)

Chih-Ping Wei , National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Tsang-Hsiang Cheng , Southern Taiwan University of Technology, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Vincent S. Tseng , National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 165-170

Semantically Based Data Integration Environment for Biomedical Research (Abstract)

Mark Ellisman. , University of California San Diego, USA
Jeffrey S. Grethe , University of California San Diego, USA
Vadim Astakhov , University of California San Diego, USA
Edward Ross , University of California San Diego, USA
David Little , University of California San Diego, USA
Amarnath Gupta , University of California San Diego, USA
Simone Santini , University of California San Diego, USA
Maryann Martone , University of California San Diego, USA
Xufei Qian , University of California San Diego, USA
Aylin Yilmaz , University of California San Diego, USA
pp. 171-176

Discovering Gene Clusters via Integrated Analysis on Time-Series and Group-Comparative Microarray Datasets (Abstract)

Vincent S. Tseng , National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Yao-Dung Hsieh , The Kaohsiung Veteran General Hospital, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Lien-Chin Chen , National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 177-182

Mining Plausible Patterns from Genomic Data (Abstract)

Arnaud Soulet , Universit? de Caen, France
Sylvain Blachon , Univ. Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France
Jir? Kl?ma , Universit? de Caen, France
Bruno Cr?milleux , Universit? de Caen, France
Olivier Gandrillon , Univ. Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France
pp. 183-190
GS-2 Computer Aided Diagnosis

Support Vector Machines for Computer Assisted Diagnostic Neuropathology (Abstract)

Peter J. Bentley , University College London, UK
Muhammad S. Hassan , Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
Malcolm Galloway , Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust, UK
pp. 191-196

Discrimination of Liver Diseases from CT Images Based on Gabor Filters (Abstract)

Sz-Han Chen , Yuan Ze University, Taiwan
Yu-Chun Chiang , Yuan Ze University, Taiwan
Chien-Cheng Lee , Yuan Ze University, Taiwan
Hong-Ming Tsai , National Cheng Kung Hospital, Taiwan
Pau-Choo Chung , National Cheng Kung Hospital, Taiwan
pp. 203-206

Audio-Visual Tools for Computer-Assisted Diagnosis of Cardiac Disorders (Abstract)

Dorothy Curtis , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Zeeshan Syed , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Daniel Leeds , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
John Guttag , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
pp. 207-212

Automatic Classification System for Lumbar Spine X-ray Images (Abstract)

Soontharee Koompairojn , University of Central Florida, USA
Chutima Bhadrakom , Thai Nakarin Hospital, Thailand
Kien A. Hua , University of Central Florida, USA
pp. 213-218

A Multi-Expert System to Classify Fluorescent Intensity in Antinuclear Autoantibodies Testing (Abstract)

Giulio Iannello , Universit? Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy
Paolo Soda , Universit? Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy
pp. 219-224

Measuring Arterial Diameters for Surgery Assistance, Patient Customized Endovascular Prosthesis Design and Post-Surgery Evaluation (Abstract)

Thiago R. dos Santos , Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Brazil
Aldo von Wangenheim , Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Brazil
Diego D. B. Carvalho , Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Brazil
pp. 225-230

Quantitative Analysis of Histopathological Features of Precancerous Lesion and Condition Using Image Processing Technique (Abstract)

P Banerjee , Indian Institute of Scientific Research, India
A S Jadhav , IIT, India
R R Paul , Indian Institute of Scientific Research, India
J Chatterjee , Medical College Hospital, India
K Chaudhuri , Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, India
M Pal , Indian Institute of Scientific Research, India
P K Dutta , IIT, India
S Banerjee , IIT, India
pp. 231-236

Pulse Contour Variability Before and After Exercise (Abstract)

L. Wang , The University of Hong Kong, China
K.Q. Wang , Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Naimin Li , 3211th Hospital of PLA, Harbin, China
L.S. Xu , Harbin Institute of Technology, China
pp. 237-240

Development of a Computer-Aided Tool for Evaluation and Training in 3D Spatial Cognitive Function (Abstract)

Yuan-Si Li , I-Shou University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Ching-Fen Jiang , I-Shou University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Jheng-Long Kuo , I-Shou University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
De-Kai Chen , I-Shou University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 241-244

A Noninvasive Auto-Estimation System for Hemodynamic Parameters of Pulmonary Circulation (Abstract)

Shubao Chen , Shanghai Children?s Medical Center, China
Xiaodong Cai , Fudan University, China
Yu Ma , Fudan University, China
Yuqi Zhang , Shanghai Children?s Medical Center, China
Weiqi Wang , Fudan University, China
Yuanyuan Wang , Fudan University, China
pp. 245-252
GS-3 Knowledge-Based Systems

Maintaining the Integrity of Links Between Assets within a Clinical Knowledge Repository (Abstract)

Richard L. Bradshaw , Intermountain Healthcare, USA
Guilherme Del Fiol , Intermountain Healthcare, USA
Roberto A. Rocha , Intermountain Healthcare, USA
Nathan C. Hulse , Intermountain Healthcare, USA
Timothy P. Hanna , Intermountain Healthcare, USA
pp. 253-258

An Aid System to the Medical Diagnosis of Patients with Neurological Problems (Abstract)

G.M.C. Souza , Universidade Estadual de Ci?ncias da Sa?de de Alagoas, Brazil
E.M. Quirino , Universidade Federal de Alagoas, Brazil
F. Paragua? , Universidade Federal de Alagoas, Brazil
pp. 259-263

An Ontology-Driven Mediator for Querying Time-Oriented Biomedical Data (Abstract)

Martin O?Connor , Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
Ravi Shankar , Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
Amar Das , Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
pp. 264-269

Knowledge-Based System for Managing Complex Clinical Trials (Abstract)

Susana B. Martins , Stanford University, USA
Amar K. Das , Stanford University, USA
Martin O?Connor, , Stanford University, USA
Ravi D. Shankar , Stanford University, USA
David B. Parrish , The Immune Tolerance Network, USA
pp. 270-278
GS-4 Decision Support Systems

A Decision Support System for the Diagnosis of Coronary Artery Disease (Abstract)

D.I. Fotiadis , University of Ioannina, Greece
M.G. Tsipouras , University of Ioannina, Greece
A. Naka , University of Ioannina, Greece
L.K. Michalis , University of Ioannina, Greece
A. Kotsia , University of Ioannina, Greece
T.P. Exarchos , University of Ioannina, Greece
pp. 279-284

Image Retrieval-Based Decision Support System for Dermatoscopic Images (Abstract)

Prabir Bhattacharya , Concordia University, Canada
Bipin C. Desai , Concordia University, Canada
Md. Mahmudur Rahman , Concordia University, Canada
pp. 285-290

A Modified Generalized RBF Model with EM-based Learning Algorithm for Medical Applications (Abstract)

Ma Li , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Chai Quek , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
A Wahab , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 291-296

Telederm: Enhancing Dermatological Diagnosis for Rural and Remote Communities (Abstract)

Monica H. Ou , Curtin University of Technology, Australia
Geoff A.W. West , Curtin University of Technology, Australia
Chris Clay , Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
Mihai Lazarescu , Curtin University of Technology, Australia
pp. 297-302

Risk Stratification in Assessing Risk in Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (Abstract)

Jitesh Dineschandra , Dendrite Clinical Systems, UK
Mike Rees , University of Westminster, UK
pp. 303-308

Identifying Lymphoma in Microscopy Images with Classificational Cellular Automata (Abstract)

Mateja Verli , University of Maribor, Slovenia
Peter Kokol , University of Maribor, Slovenia
Jos? F. Sigut , Universidad de La Laguna, Spain
Petra Povalej , University of Maribor, Slovenia
Jos? L S?nchez , Universidad de La Laguna, Spain
pp. 309-314

Model Reference Adaptive Control on Glucose for the Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus (Abstract)

C. Quek , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Y. K. Kong , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
A. Wahab , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 315-320

Incoporating Data Mining Applications into Clinical Guildelines (Abstract)

Reza Sherafat Kazemzadeh , McMaster University, Canada
Kamran Sartipi , McMaster University, Canada
pp. 321-328
GS-5 Medical Devices with Embedded Computers

Optimization of Fabrication Process for a PDMS-SOG-Silicon Based PCR Micro Chip through System Identification Techniques (Abstract)

Jinglu Tan , University of Missouri, Columbia, USA
Venumadhav Korampally , University of Missouri, Columbia, USA
Sheila A. Grant , University of Missouri, Columbia, USA
Steven B. Kleiboeker , University of Missouri, Columbia, USA
Keshab Gangopadhyay , University of Missouri, Columbia, USA
Yuanfang Gao , University of Missouri, Columbia, USA
Shantanu Bhattacharya , University of Missouri, Columbia, USA
Shubhra Gangopadhyay , University of Missouri, Columbia, USA
pp. 329-334

Design of a Compact System Using a MEMS Accelerometer to Measure Body Posture and Ambulation (Abstract)

James A. Levine , Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, USA
Daniel J. Schwab , Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, USA
David R. Holmes III , Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, USA
Barry K. Gilbert , Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, USA
Paul H. Kane , Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, USA
Erik S. Daniel , Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, USA
Kara E. Bliley , Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, USA
pp. 335-340
GS-6 Signal and Image Processing in Medicine

A Real Time Speckle Noise Cleaning Filter for Ultrasound Images (Abstract)

J. Bhattacharyya , Intel India Development Centre, India
S. Banerjee , IIT, India
A. Mediratta , IIT,India
B. Mazumdar , IIT,India
pp. 341-346

A Method for Fetal Heart Rate Extraction Based on Time-Frequency Analysis (Abstract)

D.I. Fotiadis , University of Ioannina, Greece
M.G. Tsipouras , University of Ioannina, Greece
K.K. Naka , University of Ioannina, Greece
E.C. Karvounis , University of Ioannina, Greece
pp. 347

A Monte Carlo-Based Fiber Tracking Algorithm using Diffusion Tensor MRI (Abstract)

I. Boada , Universitat de Girona, Spain
M. Sbert , Universitat de Girona, Spain
A. Bardera , Universitat de Girona, Spain
M. Feixas , Universitat de Girona, Spain
F. Prados , Universitat de Girona, Spain
pp. 353-358

Toward Developing Multiple Organs and Diseases Diagnosing Intellectual System referring to Knowledge Base and CT Images (Abstract)

Norihiro Abe , Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
Yoshimasa Kinoshita , University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
Kazuaki Tanaka , Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
Tetsuya Satos , Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
Shoujie He , Eastman Kodak Inc., USA
pp. 359-364

Measurement of Relative Brain Atrophy in Neurodegenerative Diseases (Abstract)

A. V. Wangenheim , Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil
D. D, Abdala , Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil
pp. 365-370

An Unsupervised Fluoroscopic Analysis of Knee Joint Kinematics (Abstract)

Charles Scott , Boise State University, USA
Elisa H. Barney Smith , Boise State University, USA
pp. 377

Interactive Image Registration as a Positioning Verification Tool for Radiation Treatment Planning (Abstract)

Ching-Fen Jiang , I-Shou University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Ching-Jung Wu , Cathay General Hospital, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Ti-Cheng Lu , I-Shou University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Shuh-Ping Sun , I-Shou University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 381-385

Automatic Acquisition of Immunofluorescence Images: Algorithms and Evaluation (Abstract)

Antonella Afeltra , Universit? Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy
Giulio Iannello , Universit? Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy
Paolo Soda , Universit? Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy
Amelia Rigon , Universit? Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Italy
pp. 386-390

Pattern Recognition Using Hybrid Optimization for a Robot Controlled by Human Thoughts (Abstract)

Chen Shuo , Zhejiang University, China
Yan Rongguo , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Yang Banghua , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Yan Guozheng , Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
pp. 396-400

Medical Image Registration and Fusion with 3D CT and MR Data of Head (Abstract)

Ching-Fen Jiang , I-Shou University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Chih-Hua Huang , I-Shou University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Wen-Hsu Sung , I-Shou University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
pp. 401-404

Automatic Internal Medicine Diagnostics Using Statistical Imaging Methods (Abstract)

Stepan Svacina , Charles University, Czech Republic
Hidefumi Kobatake , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
Shigeru Nawano , National Cancer Center Hospital East, Japan
Daniel Smutek , Charles University, Czech Republic
Akinobu Shimiz , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
Ludvik Tesar , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
pp. 405-412
GS-7 Medical Image Segmentation

Computer-Aided Evaluation of Protein Expression in Pathological Tissue Images (Abstract)

Giovanni De Micheli , Ecole Polythecnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
Enrico Macii , Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Elisa Ficarra , Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Luca Benini , University of Bologna, Spain
pp. 413-418

Asymmetric Affinity in Fuzzy Connectedness Segmentation for Oral Contrast-Enhances CT Colonography (Abstract)

Ronald M. Summers , National Institutes of Health, USA
Marek Franaszek , National Institutes of Health, USA
pp. 419-423

Blood Vessel Detection via a Multi-window Parameter Transform (Abstract)

Rui Defigueiredo , University of California, Irvine, USA
Katia Estabridis , University of California, Irvine, USA
pp. 424-429

The Optimisation of Thresholding Techniques for the Identification of Choroidal Neovascular Membranes in Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration (Abstract)

W Patton , Queen's University of Belfast, UK
A Muldrew , Queen's University of Belfast, UK
P McCuIlagh , University of Ulster at Jordanstown, UK
E Brankin , University of Ulster at Jordanstown, UK
N Black , University of Ulster at Jordanstown, UK
pp. 430-435

Synergy of Symmetric Region Grow and Active Contour in Reconstruction of a 3D Rat (Abstract)

Chian-Hung Hou , Chang Gung University, Taiwan
Shu-Yen Wan , Chang Gung University, Taiwan
pp. 436-441

Automatic Segmentation of Neck CT Images (Abstract)

Ira Kalet , University of Washington, USA
Linda G. Shapiro , University of Washington, USA
Chia-Chi Teng , University of Washington, USA
pp. 442-445

Segmentation of Calcification Regions in Intravascular Ultrasound Images by Adaptive Thresholding (Abstract)

Makoto Yoshizawa , Tohoku University, Japan
Akira Tanaka , Fukushima University, Japan
Tomoyuki Yambe , Tohoku University, Japan
Yoshifumi Saijo , Tohoku University, Japan
Esmeraldo dos Santos Filho , Tohoku University, Japan
pp. 446-454
GS-8 Medical Intelligence and Data Warehousing

Use of Workflow Technology Tools to Analyze Medical Data (Abstract)

Roberto A. Rocha , University of Utah, USA
Brent C. James , University of Utah, USA
Vojtech Huser , University of Utah, USA
pp. 455-460

An Infrastructure of Stream Data Mining, Fusion and Management for Monitored Patients (Abstract)

Hyoil Han , Drexel University, USA
Han C. Ryoo , Drexel University, USA
Herbert Patrick , Drexel University, USA
pp. 461-468
GS-9 Network and Telemedicine Systems

Switched Lightpaths for e-Health Applications: a Feasibility Study (Abstract)

Andrew Simpson , Oxford University, UK
Lee Momtahan , Oxford University, UK
pp. 469-472

A Wireless Physiological Multi-parameter Monitoring System Based on Mobile Communication Networks (Abstract)

Yue Zhang , Tsinghua University, China
Shaosheng Dai , Tsinghua University, China
pp. 473-478

Clinical Trials of a Wireless LAN Based Patient Monitoring System (Abstract)

Denis Moriarty , Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Ireland
Elizabeth Connolly , Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Ireland
Desmond Chambers , National University of Ireland, Ireland
Aoife Deery , Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Ireland
Gerard Lyons , National University of Ireland, Ireland
pp. 479-484

Towards a Grid of Sensors for Telemedicine (Abstract)

Marcos Assun?? , The University of Melbourne, Parkville Campus, Australia
Carlos Becker Westphall , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Carlos Oberdan Rolim , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Fernando Luis Koch , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
pp. 485-490

Application Protocol for a DICOM Real Time Collaborative System (Abstract)

M., Prusse , Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil
A. G. Regert , Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil
D.D. Abdala , Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil
A. von Wangenheim , Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil
pp. 490-494

A Statewide Telemedicine Network for Public Health in Brazil (Abstract)

Rafael Simon Maia , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Aldo von Wangenheim , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Luiz Felipe Nobre , Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
pp. 495-500

Development and Evaluation of a Bluetooth EKG Monitoring Sensor (Abstract)

Sarah Sorensen , Brigham Young University, USA
James Archibald , Brigham Young University, USA
Dah-Jye Lee , Brigham Young University, USA
Ryan Clifford , Brigham Young University, USA
Joshua Proulx , Brigham Young University, USA
pp. 507-511

Probing the Use and Value of Video for Multi-Disciplinary Medical Teams in Teleconference (Abstract)

Saturnino Luz , Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Bridget Kane , Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
pp. 518-523

On the Interest of Using HL7 CDA Release 2 for the Exchange of Annotated Medical Documents (Abstract)

Gabriella Salzano , Universit? de Marne-la-Vall?e, France
Michel Treins , Universit? de Marne-la-Vall?e, France
Olivier Cur? , Universit? de Marne-la-Vall?e, France
pp. 524-532
ST-1 Bioinformatics and Its Medical Applications

Computational Approaches to Supporting Large-Scale Analysis of Photoreceptor-Enriched Gene Expression (Abstract)

Haiying Wang , University of Ulster, UK
Huiru Zheng , University of Ulster, UK
Francisco Azuaje , University of Ulster, UK
pp. 533-538

Comparison of the Data-based and Gene Ontology-Based Approaches to Cluster Validation Methods for Gene Microarrays (Abstract)

Nadia Bolshakova , Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Anton Zamolotskikh , Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
P?draig Cunningham , Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
pp. 539-543

Dynamic Bayesian Networks in Modelling Cellular Systems: a Critical Appraisal on Simulated Data (Abstract)

Marco F Ramoni , Harvard Medical School, USA
Riccardo Bellazzi , Universita degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
Fulvia Ferrazzi , Universita degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
Paola Sebastiani , Boston University School of Public Health, USA
Isaac S Kohane , Harvard Medical School, USA
pp. 544-549

Identifying a Central Nervous System Perturbation that Explains Peripheral Hypocortisolism by Modeling the HPA Axis (Abstract)

Suzanne D. Vernon , Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA
Shakti Gupta , Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA
Eric Aslakson , Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA
pp. 550-554

Incorporating Gene Ontology in Clustering Gene Expression Data (Abstract)

Adam Zagdanski , Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland
Rafal Kustra , University of Toronto, Canada
pp. 555-563
ST-10 Temporal Pattern Discovery in Biomedicine

Biomathematics Oriented Machine Learning System for Reconstructing Temporal Profiles of Biological or Clinical Markers (Abstract)

David H. Shalom , Bar Ilan University, Israel
Ronen Tal-Botzer , Bar Ilan University, Israel
Avidan U. Neumann , Bar Ilan University, Israel
Rachel S. Levy-Drummer , Bar Ilan University, Israel
Ariel Feiglin , Bar Ilan University, Israel
Nir Hadaya , Bar Ilan University, Israel
pp. 563-568

Using Time Decompositions to Analyze PubMed Abstracts (Abstract)

Parvathi Chundi , University of Nebraska at Omaha, USA
Rui Zhang , University of Nebraska at Omaha, USA
pp. 569-576
ST-11 Ontologies for Biomedical Systems

Advances in Protein Ontology Project (Abstract)

Elizabeth Chang , University of Technology, Australia
Amandeep S. Sidhu , University of Technology, Australia
Tharam S. Dillon , University of Technology, Australia
pp. 588-592

Symptoms Ontology for Mapping Diagnostic Knowledge Systems (Abstract)

Fabio Porto , EPFL - Ecole Polytechnique
Sven Hartmann , Massey University, New Zealand
Robert Minchin , EPFL, Switzerland
Christelle Vangenot , EPFL - Ecole Polytechnique
pp. 593-598

Extending EER Modeling Concepts for Biological Data (Abstract)

Zoe Raja , University of Texas at Arlington, USA
Jack Fu , University of Texas at Arlington, USA
Ramez Elmasri , University of Texas at Arlington, USA
Feng Ji , University of Texas at Arlington, USA
Yiming Zhang , University of Texas at Arlington, USA
pp. 599-604

A Coevolution Approach for Database Schemas and Related Ontologies (Abstract)

Karl Neumann , Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany
Brigitte Mathiak , Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany
Silke Eckstein , Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany
Andreas Kupfer , Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany
pp. 605-610

Oasis: A Mapping and Integration Framework for Biomedical Ontologies (Abstract)

Kang Zhang , University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Ying Liu , University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Yu Qian , University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Guanglei Song , University of Texas at Dallas, USA
pp. 611-616

Engineering Trustworthy Ontologies: Case Study of Protein Ontology (Abstract)

Farookh K. Hussain , Curtin University of Technology, Ausralia
Tharam S. Dillon , University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Amandeep S. Sidhu , University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Elizabeth Chang , University of Technology Sydney, Australia
pp. 617-622
ST-12 Advances in Medical Simulation

Real-Time Simulation and Visualization of Subject-Specific 3D Lung Dynamics (Abstract)

Anand P Santhanam , University of Central Florida, USA
Cali M Fidopiastis , University of Central Florida, USA
Sanford Meeks , MDAnderson Cancer Center Orlando, USA
Katja Langen , MDAnderson Cancer Center Orlando, USA
Jannick P Rolland , University of Central Florida, USA
Paul Davenport , University of Florida, USA
pp. 629-634

Soft Tissue Deformation and Cutting Simulation for the Multimodal Surgery Training (Abstract)

Neil Tardella , Energid Technologies Corporation, USA
Chu-Yin Chang , Energid Technologies Corporation, USA
John Hu , Energid Technologies Corporation, USA
Yi-Je Lim, , Energid Technologies Corporation, USA
pp. 635-640

Modeling the Health of Refugee Camps: An Agent-Based Computational Approach (Abstract)

James Anderson , Purdue University, USA
Mike Cibulskis , Simulex Inc., USA
Alok Chaturvedi , Purdue University, USA
pp. 641-645

A Training System for Photodynamic Therapy using Modeling and Simulation (Abstract)

Richard Engstrom , ORION International Technologies, Inc., USA
Peter Soliz , ORION International Technologies, Inc., USA
Russell Waymire , ORION International Technologies, Inc., USA
Robert Brittain , ORION International Technologies, Inc., USA
Bert Davis , ORION International Technologies, Inc., USA
Stephen Russell , University of Iowa School of Medicine, USA
Eduardo S. Barriga , ORION International Technologies, Inc., USA
Anne Edwards , ORION International Technologies, Inc., USA
Michael Abramoff , University of Iowa School of Medicine, USA
pp. 646-652
ST-13 Bioinformatics Visualization in 3D

Graph Drawing Tools for Bioinformatics Research: An Overview (Abstract)

Kay C. Wiese , Simon Fraser University, Canada
Christina Eicher , Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Germany
pp. 653-658

jViz.Rna - An Interactive Graphical Tool for Visualizing RNA Secondary Structure Including Pseudoknots (Abstract)

Edward Glen , Simon Fraser University, Canada
Kay C. Wiese , Simon Fraser University, Canada
pp. 659-664

Multi-Variate Visualization of Cardiac Virtual Tissue (Abstract)

J W Handley , University of Leeds, UK
K W Brodlie , University of Leeds, UK
R H Clayton , University of Sheffield, UK
pp. 665-672
ST-2 Data Mining

Efficient Rotation Invariant Retrieval of Shapes with Applications in Medical Databases (Abstract)

Shrikanth Narayanan , University of Southern California, USA
Selina Chu , University of Southern California, USA
C.-C. Jay Kuo , University of Southern California, USA
Shrikanth Narayanan , University of Southern California, USA
pp. 673-678

Handling Local Concept Drift with Dynamic Integration of Classifiers: Domain of Antibiotic Resistance in Nosocomial Infections (Abstract)

Mykola Pechenizkiy , Univ. of Jyv?skyl?,, Finland
Alexey Tsymbal , Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Seppo Puuronen , Univ. of Jyv?skyl?, Finland
P?draig Cunningham , Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
pp. 679-684

Clustering Fetal Heart Rate Tracings by Compression (Abstract)

C. Costa Santos , University of Porto, Portugal
J. Bernardes , University of Porto, Portugal
P.M.B. Vit?nyi , University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
L. Antunes , University of Porto, Portugal
pp. 685-690

Using Visual Interpretation of Small Ensembles in Microarray Analysis (Abstract)

Matej Mertik , University of Maribor, Slovenia
Matej Mertik , University of Maribor, Slovenia
Peter Kokol , University of Maribor, Slovenia
Gregor Stiglic , University of Maribor, Slovenia
Vili Podgorelec , University of Maribor, Slovenia
pp. 691-695

Machine Learning Techniques to Enable Closed-Loop Control in Anesthesia (Abstract)

Eddy Coussaert , Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Luc Barvais , Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Gianluca Bontempi , Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Francois Clement , MEXYS- SA, Belgium
Olivier Caelen , Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
pp. 696-701

Mining HLA Patterns Explaining Liver Diseases (Abstract)

Silvia Chelazzi , Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Pisana, Italy
Fabrizio Scatena , Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Pisana, Italy
Francesco Bonchi , ISTI - CNR, Italy
Michele Berlingerio , ISTI - CNR, Italy
Fosca Giannotti , ISTI - CNR, Italy
Michele Curcio , Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Pisana, Italy
pp. 702-707

Class Noise and Supervised Learning in Medical Domains: The Effect of Feature Extraction (Abstract)

Mykola Pechenizkiy , Univ. of Jyv?skyl?, Finland
Seppo Puuronen , Univ. of Jyv?skyl?, Finland
Alexey Tsymbal , Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Oleksandr Pechenizkiy , Univ. of Jyv?skyl?, Finland
pp. 708-713

Caffeine Intake, Race, and Risk of Invasive Breast Cancer Lessons Learned from Data Mining a Clinical Database (Abstract)

Yonghong Zhang , Windber Research Institute, USA
Susan Maskery , Windber Research Institute, USA
Hai Hu , Windber Research Institute, USA
Michael Liebman , Windber Research Institute, USA
Jeffrey Hooke , Walter Reed Army Medical Center, USA
Craig Shriver , Walter Reed Army Medical Center, USA
pp. 714-718

Using DecisionTrees for Real-Time Ischemia Detection (Abstract)

Arantza Illarramendi , University of the Basque Country, Spain
Lacramioara Dranca , University of Zaragoza, Spain
Alfredo Goni , University of the Basque Country, Spain
pp. 719-726
ST-3 Grids for Biomedicine and Bioinformatics

PsyGrid: Applying e-Science to Epidemiology (Abstract)

Iain Buchan , The University of Manchester, UK
John Ainsworth , The University of Manchester, UK
Ismael Juma , The University of Manchester, UK
Robert Harper , The University of Manchester, UK
pp. 727-732

A Distributed Workflow Management System for Automated Medical Image Analysis and Logistics (Abstract)

A.J. Nederveen , Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands
H. Gratama van Andel , Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands
M. van Straten , Institute of Medical Physics, Germany
C.B. Majoie , Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands
G.J. den Heeten , Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands
J.G. Snel , Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands
R.G. Belleman , University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J. Alkemade , Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands
S.D. Olabarriaga , University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
pp. 733-738

A Split & Merge Data Management Architecture for a Grid Environment (Abstract)

Maria Mirto , University of Lecce, Italy
Giovanni Aloisio , University of Lecce, Italy
Massimo Cafaro , University of Lecce, Italy
Sandro Fiore , University of Lecce, Italy
pp. 739-744

Lessons Learned from MammoGrid for Integrated Biomedical Solutions (Abstract)

A.E. Solomonides , UWE Bristol, Frenchay Campus, UK
R.H. McClatchey , UWE Bristol, Frenchay Campus, UK
D. Manset , Maat GKnowledge, Spain
pp. 745-750

Grid-Enabled Bio-Sample Management Application for Data-Intensive Biomarker Analysis (Abstract)

A. Sharif , Daedalus Software, Inc., USA
N. Herring , Brigham and Women?s Hospital, USA
Nighat Afsheen , Daedalus Software, Inc., USA
Erik Lickerman , Daedalus Software, Inc., USA
Y. Pandelidis , Daedalus Software, Inc., USA
L. Bry , Brigham and Women?s Hospital, USA
pp. 751-755

Dorian: Grid Service Infrastructure for Identity Management and Federation (Abstract)

Scott Oster , Ohio State University, USA
Frank Siebenlist , Argonne National Laboratory, USA
Tahsin Kurc , Ohio State University, USA
Joel Saltz , Ohio State University, USA
Stephen Langella , Ohio State University, USA
Shannon Hastings , Ohio State University, USA
pp. 756-761

A Conceptual Grid Architecture for Interactive Biomedical Applications (Abstract)

Peter M.A. Sloot , University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Alfredo Tirado-Ramos , University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
pp. 762-767

GeneGrid: From "Virtual" Bioinformatics Laboratory to "Smart" Bioinformatics Laboratory (Abstract)

Shane Mckee , 4Amtec Medical Ltd., UK
Ron Perrott , Queens University of Belfast, UK
Paul Donachy , Queens University of Belfast, UK
Mark McCurley , Fusion Antibodies Ltd
Terence Harmer , Queens University of Belfast, UK
P. V. Jithesh , Queens University of Belfast, UK
Jim Johnston , Fusion Antibodies Ltd
Sachin Wasnik , Queens University of Belfast, UK
Michael Townsley , Fusion Antibodies Ltd
pp. 768-776
ST-4 Intelligent Patient Management

Using Markov Models to Assess the Performance of a Health and Community Care System (Abstract)

Malcolm Faddy , Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Peter Millard , University of Westminster, UK
Sally McClean , University of Ulster, Northern Ireland
pp. 777-782

A Monte Carlo Simulation Model to Assess Volunteer Response Times in a Public Access Defibrillation Scheme in Northern Ireland (Abstract)

Frank Kee , Queen?s University of Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
Michael J. Moore , Royal Victoria Hospital, UK
A.A. Jennifer Adgey , Royal Victoria Hospital, UK
Adele H. Marshall , Queen?s University of Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
Karen J. Cairns , Queen?s University of Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
Andrew J. Hamilton , Royal Victoria Hospital, UK
pp. 783-788

A Method for Determining an Emergency Readmission Time Window for Better Patient Management (Abstract)

Haifeng Xie , University of Westminster, London, UK
Thierry Chaussalet , University of Westminster, London, UK
Eren Demir , University of Westminster, London, UK
Peter H. Millard , University of Westminster, London, UK
pp. 789-793

A System for Patient Management Based Discrete-Event Simulation and Hierarchical Clustering (Abstract)

Anthony Codrington-Virtue , University of Westminster, London, UK
Thierry Chaussalet , University of Westminster, London, UK
John Kelly , RKW Healthcare Strategist, London, UK
Paul Whittlestone , RKW Healthcare Strategist, London, UK
Peter Millard , University of Westminster, London, UK
pp. 800-804

Intelligent Patient Management using Dynamic Models of Clinical Variables (Abstract)

Adele H. Marshall , Queen?s University, Northern Ireland
Ronan Donaghy , Queen?s University, Northern Ireland
pp. 805-812
ST-5 Analysis and Retrieval of Biomarkers from Large Image Databases

Application of Maximum Entropy-Based Image Resizing to Biomedical Imaging (Abstract)

Brian Nutter , Texas Tech University, USA
Pingli Billy Kao , Texas Tech University, USA
pp. 813-819

Automatic Medical Image Annotation and Retrieval Using SECC (Abstract)

Jian Yao , State University of New York at Binghamton, USA
George Thoma , National Institutes of Health, USA
Rodney Long , National Institutes of Health, USA
Sameer Antani , National Institutes of Health, USA
Zhongfei Zhang , State University of New York at Binghamton, USA
pp. 820-825

Technology for Medical Education, Research, and Disease Screening by Exploitation of Biomarkers in a Large Collection of Uterine Cervix Images (Abstract)

L. Rodney Long , National Institutes of Health, USA
Scott R. Budihas , National Institutes of Health, USA
Sameer Antani , National Institutes of Health, USA
Mark Schiffman , National Institutes of Health, USA
Leif Neve , National Institutes of Health, USA
Carl Cornwell , National Institutes of Health, USA
Mike Bopf , National Institutes of Health, USA
George R. Thoma , National Institutes of Health, USA
Jose Jeronimo , National Institutes of Health, USA
pp. 826-831

Classification of Cervix Lesions Using Filter Bank-Based Texture Mode (Abstract)

Benny Phillips , Texas Tech University, USA
Eric Sinzinger , Texas Tech University, USA
Sunanda Mitra , Texas Tech University, USA
Brian Nutter , Texas Tech University, USA
Yeshwanth Srinivasan , Texas Tech University, USA
pp. 832-840
ST-6 Security, Privacy and Confidentiality - Threats and Challenges to Health Systems

Properties of Confidentiality Requirements (Abstract)

Jens H. Jahnke , University of Victoria, Canada
Adeniyi Onabajo , University of Victoria, Canada
pp. 841-846

How to Break Access Control in a Controlled Manner (Abstract)

D W Chadwick , University of Kent, England
E Oliveira-Palhares , University of Porto, Portugal
P Farinha , University of Porto, Portugal
R Cruz-Correia , University of Porto, Portugal
L Antunes , University of Porto, Portugal
A Ferreira , University of Porto, Portugal
A Costa-Pereira , University of Porto, Portugal
pp. 847-854
ST-7 The Use of Open Source Software and Open Document Formats in Health and Medical Systems

Using the Clinical Document Architecture as Open Data Exchange Format for Interfacing EMRs with Clinical Decision Support Systems (Abstract)

Jens H. Jahnke , University of Victoria, Canada
Iryna Bilykh , University of British Columbia, Canada
Morgan Price , University of British Columbia, Canada
Glen McCallum , University of Victoria, Canada
pp. 855-860

BioFOSS: a survey of Free/Open Source Software in Bioinformatic (Abstract)

Daniel M. German , University of Victoria, Canada
Kirby Shabaga , University of Victoria, Canada
pp. 861-866

An Image Processing Tool to Support Gestational Age Determination (Abstract)

Rubisley de P. Lemes , Universidade Federal Paran?a (UFPR), Brazil
Luciano Silva , Universidade Federal Paran?a (UFPR), Brazil
Jorge A. Meira , Universidade Federal Paran?a (UFPR), Brazil
Monica N.L. Cat , Universidade Federal Paran?a (UFPR), Brazil
Olga R.P. Bellon , Universidade Federal Paran?a (UFPR), Brazil
pp. 867-874
ST-8 Intelligent Analysis of Text and Mulitmedia Data

SemPub: An Ontology Based Semantic Literature Retrieval System (Abstract)

Vardarajan Badri Narayan , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA
Raja Loganantharaj , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA
pp. 875-880

Fighting the Semantic Gap on CBIR Systems through New Relevance Feedback Techniques (Abstract)

Joselene Marques , University of S?o Paulo at S?o Carlos , Brazil
Agma J. M. Traina , University of S?o Paulo at S?o Carlos , Brazil
Caetano Traina Jr. , University of S?o Paulo at S?o Carlos , Brazil
pp. 881-886

An Automated Gridding and Segmentation Method for cDNA Microarray Image Analysis (Abstract)

Wei-Bang Chen , University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Chengcui Zhang , University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Wen-Lin Liu , University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
pp. 893-898

Distance Functions Association for Content-Based Image Retrieval using Multiple Comparison Criteria (Abstract)

Caetano Traina Jr. , University of Sao Paulo at Sao Carlos, Brazil
Agma J. M. Traina , University of Sao Paulo at Sao Carlos, Brazil
Ives R. V. Pola , University of Sao Paulo at Sao Carlos, Brazil
pp. 899-904

Automatic Extraction of Bibliographic Information from Biomedical Online Journal Articles Using a String Matching Algorithm (Abstract)

George R. Thoma , National Library of Medicine, USA
Jongwoo Kim , National Library of Medicine, USA
Daniel X. Le , National Library of Medicine, USA
pp. 905-912
ST-9 Computational Proteomics: Management and Analysis of Proteometics Data

Analysis and Classification of Proteomics Data, a Case Study (Abstract)

F. S. Costanzo , Universita Magna Gr?cia di Catanzaro, Italy
P. Veltri , Universita Magna Gr?cia di Catanzaro, Italy
M. Cannataro , Universita Magna Gr?cia di Catanzaro, Italy
M. Gaspari , Universita Magna Gr?cia di Catanzaro, Italy
T. Mazza , Universita Magna Gr?cia di Catanzaro, Italy
P.H. Guzzi , Universita Magna Gr?cia di Catanzaro, Italy
B. Quaresima , Universita Magna Gr?cia di Catanzaro, Italy
pp. 913-918

Analysis and Visualization of Proteomic Data by Fuzzy Labeled Self-Organizing Maps (Abstract)

Markus Kostrzewa , Bruker Daltonik GmbH, Germany
Thomas Villmann , University Leipzig, Germany
Barbara Hammer , Clausthal University of Technology, Germany
Frank-Michael Schleif , Bruker Daltonik GmbH, Germany
Thomas Elssner , Bruker Daltonik GmbH, Germany
pp. 919-924

JSSPrediction: a Framework to Predict Protein Secondary Structures Using Integration (Abstract)

P. Veltri , Universita "Magna Gr?cia" di Catanzaro, Italy
G. Tradigo , ICAR-CNR, Italy
S. E. Rombo , Universita "Mediterranea" di Reggio Calabria, Italy
L. Palopoli , Universita della Calabria, Italy
G. Terracina , Universita della Calabria, Italy
pp. 931-935

Towards the Management of Information Quality in Proteomics (Abstract)

Binling Jin , University of Aberdeen, UK
Alun Preece , University of Aberdeen, UK
Paolo Missier , University of Manchester, UK
David Stead , University of Aberdeen, UK
Suzanne Embury , University of Manchester, UK
Al Brown , University of Aberdeen, UK
pp. 936-940

Proteome Profiling without Selection Bias (Abstract)

Giuseppe Jurman , ITC-irst, Italy
Annalisa Barla , ITC-irst, Italy
Cesare Furlanello , ITC-irst, Italy
Silvano Paoli , ITC-irst, Italy
Stefano Merler , ITC-irst, Italy
Bettina Irler , ITC-irst, Italy
pp. 941-946

MS2DB: An Algorithmic Approach to Determine Disulfide Linkage Patterns (Abstract)

Rahul Singh , San Francisco State University, USA
Ten-Yang Yen , San Francisco State University, USA
Timothy Lee , San Francisco State University, USA
Bruce Macher , San Francisco State University, USA
pp. 947-952

On Preprocessing of SELDI-MS Data and its Evaluation (Abstract)

Alexandros Kalousis , University of Geneva, Switzerland
Melanie Hilario , University of Geneva, Switzerland
Julien Prados , University of Geneva, Switzerland
pp. 953-958
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