Bulletin of the Technical Committee on


September 2004 Vol. 27 No. 3   IEEE Computer Society


Letter from the Editor-in-Chief   David Lomet 1
Letter from the Special Issue Editor   Jignesh M. Patel 2

Special Issue on Querying Biological Sequences

Biosequence Use Cases in MoBIoS SQL    
    Daniel P. Miranker, Willard J. Briggs, Rui Mao, Shulin Ni, and Weijia Xu 3
Querying BLAST within a Data Federation   Barbara A. Eckman and Arthur Kaufmann 12
ODM BLAST: Sequence Homology Search in the RDBMS   Susie Stephens, Jake Y. Chen, and Shiby Thomas 20
Indexed Searching on Proteins Using a Suffix Sequoia   Ela Hunt 24
Progressive Searching of Biological Sequences   Tamer Kahveci and Ambuj Singh 32
Novel Approaches to Biomolecular Sequence Indexing    
    Emre Karakoc, Z. Meral Ozsoyoglu, S. Cenk Sahinalp, Murat Tasan, and Xiang Zhang 40

Announcements and Notices

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