Function SIG 2017

We invite the submission of abstracts for oral presentations at the Function SIG. The abstracts can be of published or unpublished works.

Acceptance notifications will be sent no later than Wednesday, May 10th, 2017. The selected presentations will be presented in the Function SIG session at ISMB 2017. When submitting, please indicate if you would also like to be considered for a poster presentation.
Please submit your abstract as a PDF file, and use the templates provided to the right. Submissions should be limited to two pages, including figures, tables, and references.

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Function SIG 2017

Important Dates

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 Call for Abstracts Opens
Thursday, April 13, 2017 Abstracts Submission Deadline
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 Abstracts Acceptance Notification
July 24-25, 2017 Function SIG meeting at ISMB 2017

Talks are sought in, but not limited to, the following topics:

  • Sequence, structure, function connection in proteins
  • Prediction of protein function
  • Evolution of function
  • Biocuration
  • Assessment of function prediction methods
  • Research related to the Critical Assessment of Function Annotation, or CAFA challenge