Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Data Mining in Medical and Biological Research

Edited by Eugenia Giannopoulou

University of Peloponnese, Greece

This book intends to bring together the most recent advances and applications of data mining research in the promising areas of medicine and biology from around the world. It consists of seventeen chapters, twelve related to medical research and five focused on the biological domain, which describe interesting applications, motivating progress and worthwhile results. We hope that the readers will benefit from this book and consider it as an excellent way to keep pace with the vast and diverse advances of new research efforts.

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Data Mining in Medical and Biological ResearchEdited by Eugenia Giannopoulou

Published: November 1st 2008

DOI: 10.5772/95

ISBN: 978-953-7619-30-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6403-6

Copyright year: 2008

Books open for chapter submissions

55960 Total Chapter Downloads

33 Crossref Citations

31 Web of Science Citations

49 Dimensions Citations


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1. Discovery of the Latent Supportive Relevance in Medical Data Mining

By Sam Chao, Fai Wong, Qiulin Ding, Yiping Li and Mingchui Dong


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2. Intelligent Decision Support System for Classification of Eeg Signals Using Wavelet Coefficients

By Pari Jahankhani and Vassilis Kodogiannis


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3. Data Mining for DNA Viruses with Breast Cancer and its Limitation

By Ju-Hsin Tsai


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4. Building Ontology from Knowledge Base Systems

By Faten Kharbat and Haya El-Ghalayini


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5. Building Clinical Trust in Automated Knowledge Acquisition

By Anna Shillabeer


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6. Radiology Data Mining Applications Using Imaging Informatics

By Richard Chen, Pattanasak Mongkolwat, and David Channin


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7. Application of Data Mining and Text Mining to the Analysis of Medical near Miss Cases

By Masaomi Kimura, Sho Watabe, Toshiharu Hayasaka, Kouji Tatsuno, Yuta Takahashi, Tetsuro Aoto, Michiko Ohkura and Fumito Tsuchiya


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8. Interactive Knowledge Discovery for Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

By Mostafa Ghannad-Rezaie and Hamid Soltanian-Zadeh


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9. Monitoring Human Resources of a Public Health-Care System through Intelligent Data Analysis and Visualization

By Aleksander Pur, Marko Bohanec, Bojan Cestnik, and Nada Lavrač


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10. Data and Mined-Knowledge Interoperability in eHealth Systems

By Kamran Sartipi, Mehran Najafi and Reza S. Kazemzadeh


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11. A Scalable Healthcare Integrated Platform (SHIP) and Key Technologies for Daily Application

By Wenxi Chen, Xin Zhu, Tetsu Nemoto, Daming Wei and Tatsuo Togawa


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12. A Mobile Device Based ECG Analysis System

By Qiang Fang, Fahim Sufi and Irena Cosic


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13. A New Definition and Look at DNA Motif

By Ashkan Sami and Ryoichi Nagatomi


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14. Data Mining Applications in the Post-Genomic Era

By Eugenia G. Giannopoulou and Sophia Kossida


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15. Topological Analysis of Cellular Networks

By Carlos Rodríguez-Caso and Núria Conde-Pueyo


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16. Biomedical Literature Mining for Biological Databases Annotation

By Margherita Berardi, Donato Malerba, Roberta Piredda, Marcella Attimonelli, Gaetano Scioscia and Pietro Leo


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17. Social Data Mining to Improve Bioinspired Intelligent Systems

By Alberto Ochoa, Arturo Hernández, Saúl González, Arnulfo Castro, Alexander Gelbukh, Alberto Hernández and Halina Iztebegovič


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