Deep Learning in Bioinformatics: Techniques and Applications in Practice

  • 4h 47m
  • Habib Izadkhah
  • Elsevier Science and Technology Books, Inc.
  • 2022

Deep Learning in Bioinformatics: Techniques and Applications in Practice introduces the topic in an easy-to-understand way, exploring how it can be utilized for addressing important problems in bioinformatics, including drug discovery, de novo molecular design, sequence analysis, protein structure prediction, gene expression regulation, protein classification, biomedical image processing and diagnosis, biomolecule interaction prediction, and in systems biology. The book also presents theoretical and practical successes of deep learning in bioinformatics, pointing out problems and suggesting future research directions. Dr. Izadkhah provides valuable insights and will help researchers use deep learning techniques in their biological and bioinformatics studies.

  • Introduces deep learning in an easy-to-understand way
  • Presents how deep learning can be utilized for addressing some important problems in bioinformatics
  • Presents the state-of-the-art algorithms in deep learning and bioinformatics
  • Introduces deep learning libraries in bioinformatics

About the Author

Dr. Habib Izadkhah is an Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science, University of Tabriz, Iran. He worked in the industry for a decade as a software engineer before becoming an academic. His research interests include algorithms and graphs, software engineering, and bioinformatics. More recently he has been working on the developing and applying Deep Learning to a variety of problems, dealing with biomedical images, speech recognition, text understanding, and generative models. He has contributed to various research projects, authored a number of research papers in international conferences, workshops, and journals, and also has written five books, including Source Code Modularization: Theory and Techniques from Springer.

In this Book

  • Why Life Science?
  • A Review of Machine Learning
  • An Introduction of Python Ecosystem for Deep Learning
  • Basic Structure of Neural Networks
  • Training Multilayer Neural Networks
  • Classification in Bioinformatics
  • Introduction to Deep Learning
  • Medical Image Processing: An Insight to Convolutional Neural Networks
  • Popular Deep Learning Image Classifiers
  • Electrocardiogram (ECG) Arrhythmia Classification
  • Autoencoders and Deep Generative Models in Bioinformatics
  • Recurrent Neural Networks: Generating New Molecules and Proteins Sequence Classification
  • Application, Challenge, and Suggestion