Call for papers

Paper Submission Deadline Extended:

  • Paper submission due on July 25th, 2015

Translational Bioinformatics Conference 2015 will be held in November 7th-9th in Tokyo, Japan with a mix of computer scientists, biologists, scientists, engineers, physicists, statisticians, and physicians together to create unique intellectual environment.

TBC 2015 will aim to highlight the multi-disciplinary nature research field and provide an opportunity to bring together and exchange ideas between genomics, bioinformatics, and translational researchers. Translational bioinformatics is a rapidly emerging field of biomedical data sciences and informatics technologies that efficiently translate basic molecular, genetic, cellular, and clinical data into health products or implications.


. Next-Gen Sequencing for Personal Genomics, Cancer Genomics and Metagenomics 
. Rare and common variants of human genome 
. Epigenomics, non-coding RNAs, and DNA methylation analysis 
. Genome-Phenome-Envirome Network Analysis 
. Microarray analysis and functional genomics for disease 
. Biomarkers, Drug Discovery and Pharmacogenomics 
. Biomedical Text/Data Mining and Visualization 
. Network Biology/Medicine and Pathway/Regulation Analysis 
. Biomedical Intelligence, Clinical Informatics, and Health Record 
. Semantic Biology/Medicine and Biomedical Ontologies

Inportant Dates:

. Paper submission due on July 25th, 2015
. Notification of paper acceptance on August 22nd, 2015
. Final manuscript of full paper due on September 15th, 2015
. Highlight track submission due on September 30th, 2015

Selected manuscripts are reviewed by the journal editors and will be published late 2015. Authors can choose their manuscripts to be published in the sponsor journals. Twenty papers in TBC 2014 were published in the journals including JAMIA and BMC Medical Genomics.


•All accepted papers of TBC 2015 will be recommended to be published as journal papers by JAMIA (J Am Med Inform Assoc), METHODS, BMC Medical Genomics, BioData Mining, Healthcare Informatics Research.

•Full papers are limited to 12 pages, including title, abstract (250 words or less), figures, tables, text, and bibliography. The first page should give keywords, authors' postal and electronic mailing addresses. Papers must not have been previously published and must not be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. Papers will be submitted electronically in MS Word, postscript or PDF format through the conference website at

•The manuscripts must be submitted in PDF format. Please download the manuscript template
  (MS Word file) to prepare the manuscript. At least one of the authors need to register by the Registration date.

Contact Information:

If you have any question regarding this CFP and paper submission, please email to or refer to conference site at .