An Integrative Approach for the Functional Analysis of Metagenomic Studies

@inproceedings{Wassan2017AnIA,
  title={An Integrative Approach for the Functional Analysis of Metagenomic Studies},
  author={Jyotsna Talreja Wassan and Haiying Wang and Fiona Browne and Paul Walsh and Brian Kelly and Cintia C. Palu and Nina Konstantinidou and Rainer Roehe and Richard J. Dewhurst and Huiru Zheng},
  booktitle={ICIC},
  year={2017}
}
Metagenomics is one of the most prolific “omic” sciences in the context of biological research on environmental microbial communities. The studies related to metagenomics generate high-dimensional, sparse, complex, and biologically rich datasets. In this research, we propose a framework which integrates omics-knowledge to identify suitable-reduced set of microbiome features for gaining insights into functional classification of metagenomic sequences. The proposed approach has been applied to… 
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