CORENup: a combination of convolutional and recurrent deep neural networks for nucleosome positioning identification

Abstract

Nucleosomes wrap the DNA into the nucleus of the Eukaryote cell and regulate its transcription phase. Several studies indicate that nucleosomes are determined by the combined effects of several factors, including DNA sequence organization. Interestingly, the identification of nucleosomes on a genomic scale has been successfully performed by computational methods using DNA sequence as input data.

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BMC Bioinformatics
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Domenico Amato
Phd Student

Phd Student of “Matematica e Scienze Computazionali”

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Giosuè Lo Bosco
Associate professor

Professor of Machine Learning