Data Integration in the Life Sciences

11th International Conference, DILS 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, July 9-10, 2015, Proceedings

  • Naveen Ashish
  • Jose-Luis Ambite
Conference proceedings DILS 2015

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9162)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics book sub series (LNBI, volume 9162)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Data Integration Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Casey L. Overby, Alejandro Flores, Guillermo Palma, Maria-Esther Vidal, Elena Zotkina, Louiqa Raschid
      Pages 3-12
    3. Naveen Ashish, Peehoo Dewan, Jose-Luis Ambite, Arthur W. Toga
      Pages 13-27
    4. Tassos Venetis, Vasilis Vassalos
      Pages 28-36
    5. Jose Luis Ambite, Marcelo Tallis, Kathryn Alpert, David B. Keator, Margaret King, Drew Landis et al.
      Pages 37-51
  3. Ontology and Knowledge Engineering for Data Integration

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 53-53
    2. Victor Christen, Anika Groß, Julian Varghese, Martin Dugas, Erhard Rahm
      Pages 55-69
    3. Ignacio Traverso-Ribón, Maria-Esther Vidal, Guillermo Palma
      Pages 70-86
    4. Ignacio Traverso-Ribón, Maria-Esther Vidal, Guillermo Palma
      Pages 87-103
    5. Jessica A. Turner, Danielle Pasquerello, Matthew D. Turner, David B. Keator, Kathryn Alpert, Margaret King et al.
      Pages 104-117
    6. Shima Dastgheib, Daniel Ian McSkimming, Natarajan Kannan, Krys Kochut
      Pages 118-132
    7. Amanda Damasceno de Souza, Maurício Barcellos Almeida, Joaquim Caetano de Aguirre Neto
      Pages 133-136
  4. Biomedical Data Standards and Coding

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 137-137
    2. Robinette Renner, John Carlis, Martin Maiers, J. Douglas Rizzo, Colleen O’Neill, Mary Horowitz et al.
      Pages 139-146
    3. Stefano Giovanni Rizzo, Danilo Montesi, Andrea Fabbri, Giulio Marchesini
      Pages 147-161
  5. Medical Research Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 163-163
    2. Paolo Missier, Eldarina Wijaya, Ryan Kirby, Michael Keogh
      Pages 180-194
    3. Sumiko Abe, Andrei Irimia, John Darrell Van Horn
      Pages 195-201
    4. Carinna M. Torgerson, Andrei Irimia, S.-Y. Matthew Goh, John D. Van Horn
      Pages 202-207
    5. Yinjiao Ma, Kevin Damazyn, Jakob Klinger, Haijun Gong
      Pages 223-239
    6. Srisairam Achuthan, Mike Chang, Ajay Shah
      Pages 240-250
    7. Nick Becker, Caren Chang, Louiqa Raschid, Padmini Srinivasan, Bram Van de Poel, Xiao-Ning Zhang et al.
      Pages 251-255
  6. Graduate Student Consortium

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 281-281

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Data Integration in the Life Sciences, DILS 2015, held in Los Angeles, CA, USA, in July 2015.

The 24 papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 40 submissions. They are organized in topical sections named: data integration technologies; ontology and knowledge engineering for data integration; biomedical data standards and coding; medical research applications; and graduate student consortium.


Big data Biomedical ontologies Data integration Data management systems Dynamic bayesian network Genetics Health informatics Interoperability Life and medical sciences Machine learning Magnetic resonance imaging Medical records Model checking Neuroimaging Personal health records Query optimization Relational database Semantic Web Sequential pattern mining Visualization

Editors and affiliations

  • Naveen Ashish
    • 1
  • Jose-Luis Ambite
    • 2
  1. 1.USC Stevens Neuroimaging and Informatics InstituteLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.USC Information Sciences InstituteMarina del ReyUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-21842-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-21843-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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