P. Larmande, C. Tranchant-Dubreuil, L. Regnier, I. Mougenot, T. Libourel


The study of the function of genes, or functional genomics, is today one of the most active disciplines in the life sciences and requires effective integration and processing of related information. Today’s biologist has access to bioinformatics resources to help him in his experimental research. In genomics, several tens of public data sources can be of interest to him, each source contributing a part of the useful information. The difficulty lies in the integration of this information, often semantically inconsistent or expressing differing viewpoints, and, very often, only available in heterogenous formats. In this context, informatics has a role to play in the design of systems that are flexible and adaptable to significant changes in biological data and formats. It is within this framework that this paper presents the design and implementation of an integrated environment strongly supported by knowledge-representation and problem-solving tools.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Larmande P., Tranchant-Dubreuil C., Regnier L., Mougenot I. and Libourel T. (2006). INTEGRATION OF DATA SOURCES FOR PLANT GENOMICS . In Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: ICEIS, ISBN 978-972-8865-41-2, pages 314-318. DOI: 10.5220/0002455103140318

in Bibtex Style

author={P. Larmande and C. Tranchant-Dubreuil and L. Regnier and I. Mougenot and T. Libourel},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: ICEIS,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: ICEIS,
SN - 978-972-8865-41-2
AU - Larmande P.
AU - Tranchant-Dubreuil C.
AU - Regnier L.
AU - Mougenot I.
AU - Libourel T.
PY - 2006
SP - 314
EP - 318
DO - 10.5220/0002455103140318