Preface.- List of Contributors.- Part I. Recent Methodological Developments for Data Mining Problems in Biomedicine.- Part II. Data Mining Techniques in Disease Diagnosis.- Part III. Data Mining Studies in Genomics and Proteomics.- Part IV. Characterization and Prediction of Protein Structure.- Part V. Applications of Data Mining Techniques to Brain Dynamics Studies.- Index.
This volume presents an extensive collection of contributions covering aspects of the exciting and important research field of data mining techniques in biomedicine. Coverage includes new approaches for the analysis of biomedical data; applications of data mining techniques to real-life problems in medical practice; comprehensive reviews of recent trends in the field. The book addresses incorporation of data mining in fundamental areas of biomedical research: genomics, proteomics, protein characterization, and neuroscience.
Demonstrates how new data mining methodologies are successfully applied in real-life biomedical practice, which makes it attractive to both researchers and practitioners