APBC 2018
The Sixteenth Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference

Yokohama, Japan, 15-17 January 2018

What is APBC?

The Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference (APBC) series is an annual international forum for exploring research, development and novel applications in the field of Bioinformatics. The aim of APBC is to bring together academia and industry to share knowledge and experiences, and to showcase innovations and achievements. It has been held since 2003 around Asia Pacific Regions (please refer to the Previous Meetings).

APBC 2018

The Sixteenth Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference will be held in Yokohama, Japan. The aim of this conference is to bring together researchers, academics, and industrial practitioners. APBC2018 invites high quality original full papers on any topic related to Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. The submitted papers must have not been published or under the consideration for publication in any other journal or conference with formal proceedings. All accepted papers will have to be presented by one of the authors at the conference. Accepted papers will be invited to be published in IEEE/ACM TCCB, BMC Bioinformatics, BMC Genomics, BMC Systems Biology, and Computational Biology and Chemistry following each journal’s publication policy.


  • Full paper submission due was extended to August 20th (see Important dates). (Jul. 30, 2017)
  • Paper submission site is open. (May 28, 2017)
  • APBC 2018 web site is open. (Feb. 21, 2017)