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Dataset Papers in Biology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 364725, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.7167/2013/364725
Dataset Paper

First Y-Short Tandem Repeat Categorical Dataset for Clustering Applications

1Center for Computer Sciences, Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
2International University College of Arts and Science, L1.10 Cova Square, Jalan Teknologi, Kota Damansara PJU5, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Received 9 October 2012; Accepted 8 November 2012

Academic Editors: V. Grolmusz and L. Nanni

Copyright © 2013 Ali Seman et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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