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  1. Content type: Software

    Even though several high-quality clinical terminologies, such as SNOMED CT and LOINC, are readily available, uptake in clinical systems has been slow and many continue to capture information in plain text or u...

    Authors: Alejandro Metke-Jimenez, Jim Steel, David Hansen and Michael Lawley

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:24

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  2. Content type: Research

    Biomedical knowledge graphs have become important tools to computationally analyse the comprehensive body of biomedical knowledge. They represent knowledge as subject-predicate-object triples, in which the pre...

    Authors: Wytze J. Vlietstra, Rein Vos, Anneke M. Sijbers, Erik M. van Mulligen and Jan A. Kors

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:23

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  3. Content type: Research

    In this paper, we discuss the design and development of a formal ontology to describe misinformation about vaccines. Vaccine misinformation is one of the drivers leading to vaccine hesitancy in patients. While...

    Authors: Muhammad Amith and Cui Tao

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:22

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  4. Content type: Research

    While representation learning techniques have shown great promise in application to a number of different NLP tasks, they have had little impact on the problem of ontology matching. Unlike past work that has f...

    Authors: Prodromos Kolyvakis, Alexandros Kalousis, Barry Smith and Dimitris Kiritsis

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:21

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  5. Content type: Research

    Entropy has become increasingly popular in computer science and information theory because it can be used to measure the predictability and redundancy of knowledge bases, especially ontologies. However, curren...

    Authors: Ying Shen, Daoyuan Chen, Buzhou Tang, Min Yang and Kai Lei

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:20

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  6. Content type: Research

    Vaccine has been one of the most successful public health interventions to date. However, vaccines are pharmaceutical products that carry risks so that many adverse events (AEs) are reported after receiving va...

    Authors: Junxiang Wang, Liang Zhao, Yanfang Ye and Yuji Zhang

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:19

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  7. Content type: Research

    In recent years, Twitter has been applied to monitor diseases through its facility to monitor users’ comments and concerns in real-time. The analysis of tweets for disease mentions should reflect not only user...

    Authors: Joana M. Barros, Jim Duggan and Dietrich Rebholz-Schuhmann

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:18

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  8. Content type: Research

    Adverse drug reactions (ADRs), also called as drug adverse events (AEs), are reported in the FDA drug labels; however, it is a big challenge to properly retrieve and analyze the ADRs and their potential relati...

    Authors: Junguk Hur, Arzucan Özgür and Yongqun He

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:17

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  9. Content type: Research

    Legacy data and new structured data can be stored in a standardized format as XML-based EHRs on XML databases. Querying documents on these databases is crucial for answering research questions. Instead of usin...

    Authors: Stefan Kropf, Alexandr Uciteli, Katrin Schierle, Peter Krücken, Kerstin Denecke and Heinrich Herre

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:16

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  10. Content type: Research

    Prompted by the frequency of concomitant use of prescription drugs with natural products, and the lack of knowledge regarding the impact of pharmacokinetic-based natural product-drug interactions (PK-NPDIs), t...

    Authors: John Judkins, Jessica Tay-Sontheimer, Richard D. Boyce and Mathias Brochhausen

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:15

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  11. Content type: Research

    Inherited mutations in glyco-related genes can affect the biosynthesis and degradation of glycans and result in severe genetic diseases and disorders. The Glyco-Disease Genes Database (GDGDB), which provides i...

    Authors: Elena Solovieva, Toshihide Shikanai, Noriaki Fujita and Hisashi Narimatsu

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:14

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  12. Content type: Research

    Automatic identification of term variants or acceptable alternative free-text terms for gene and protein names from the millions of biomedical publications is a challenging task. Ontologies, such as the Cardio...

    Authors: Mercedes Arguello Casteleiro, George Demetriou, Warren Read, Maria Jesus Fernandez Prieto, Nava Maroto, Diego Maseda Fernandez, Goran Nenadic, Julie Klein, John Keane and Robert Stevens

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:13

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  13. Content type: Review

    Natural language processing applied to clinical text or aimed at a clinical outcome has been thriving in recent years. This paper offers the first broad overview of clinical Natural Language Processing (NLP) f...

    Authors: Aurélie Névéol, Hercules Dalianis, Sumithra Velupillai, Guergana Savova and Pierre Zweigenbaum

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:12

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  14. Content type: Research

    The goal of ontology matching is to identify correspondences between entities from different yet overlapping ontologies so as to facilitate semantic integration, reuse and interoperability. As a well developed...

    Authors: Mengyi Zhao, Songmao Zhang, Weizhuo Li and Guowei Chen

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:11

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  15. Content type: Research

    The Gene Ontology (GO) consists of over 40,000 terms for biological processes, cell components and gene product activities linked into a graph structure by over 90,000 relationships. It has been used to annota...

    Authors: David J. Osumi-Sutherland, Enrico Ponta, Melanie Courtot, Helen Parkinson and Laura Badi

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:10

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  16. Content type: Research

    Pathogenesis of inflammatory diseases can be tracked by studying the causality relationships among the factors contributing to its development. We could, for instance, hypothesize on the connections of the pat...

    Authors: Asan Agibetov, Ernesto Jiménez-Ruiz, Marta Ondrésik, Alessandro Solimando, Imon Banerjee, Giovanna Guerrini, Chiara E. Catalano, Joaquim M. Oliveira, Giuseppe Patanè, Rui L. Reis and Michela Spagnuolo

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:9

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  17. Content type: Research

    Treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is a complex problem. A clinical decision support system (CDSS) based on massive and distributed electronic health record data can facilitate the automation of this...

    Authors: Shaker El-Sappagh, Daehan Kwak, Farman Ali and Kyung-Sup Kwak

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:8

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  18. Content type: Research

    Relation extraction from biomedical publications is an important task in the area of semantic mining of text. Kernel methods for supervised relation extraction are often preferred over manual feature engineeri...

    Authors: Nagesh C. Panyam, Karin Verspoor, Trevor Cohn and Kotagiri Ramamohanarao

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:7

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  19. Content type: Research

    The biodiversity domain, and in particular biological taxonomy, is moving in the direction of semantization of its research outputs. The present work introduces OpenBiodiv-O, the ontology that serves as the ba...

    Authors: Viktor Senderov, Kiril Simov, Nico Franz, Pavel Stoev, Terry Catapano, Donat Agosti, Guido Sautter, Robert A. Morris and Lyubomir Penev

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:5

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  20. Content type: Research

    Biomedical ontologies pose several challenges to ontology matching due both to the complexity of the biomedical domain and to the characteristics of the ontologies themselves. The biomedical tracks in the Onto...

    Authors: Daniel Faria, Catia Pesquita, Isabela Mott, Catarina Martins, Francisco M. Couto and Isabel F. Cruz

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:4

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  21. Content type: Review

    Ontologies are critical to data/metadata and knowledge standardization, sharing, and analysis. With hundreds of biological and biomedical ontologies developed, it has become critical to ensure ontology interop...

    Authors: Yongqun He, Zuoshuang Xiang, Jie Zheng, Yu Lin, James A. Overton and Edison Ong

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:3

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  22. Content type: Research

    Traditionally text mention normalization corpora have normalized concepts to single ontology identifiers (“pre-coordinated concepts”). Less frequently, normalization corpora have used concepts with multiple id...

    Authors: John D. Osborne, Matthew B. Neu, Maria I. Danila, Thamar Solorio and Steven J. Bethard

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2018 9:2

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  23. Content type: Research

    Integration and analysis of phenotype data from humans and model organisms is a key challenge in building our understanding of normal biology and pathophysiology. However, the range of phenotypes and anatomica...

    Authors: Miguel Ángel Rodríguez-García, Georgios V. Gkoutos, Paul N. Schofield and Robert Hoehndorf

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:58

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  24. Content type: Research

    One important type of information contained in biomedical research literature is the newly discovered relationships between phenotypes and genotypes. Because of the large quantity of literature, a reliable aut...

    Authors: Maryam Khordad and Robert E. Mercer

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:57

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  25. Content type: Research

    The disease and phenotype track was designed to evaluate the relative performance of ontology matching systems that generate mappings between source ontologies. Disease and phenotype ontologies are important f...

    Authors: Ian Harrow, Ernesto Jiménez-Ruiz, Andrea Splendiani, Martin Romacker, Peter Woollard, Scott Markel, Yasmin Alam-Faruque, Martin Koch, James Malone and Arild Waaler

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:55

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  26. Content type: Research

    There are many challenges associated with ontology building, as the process often touches on many different subject areas; it needs knowledge of the problem domain, an understanding of the ontology formalism, ...

    Authors: Aisha Blfgeh, Jennifer Warrender, Catharien M. U. Hilkens and Phillip Lord

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:54

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  27. Content type: Research

    High-throughput technologies produce huge amounts of heterogeneous biological data at all cellular levels. Structuring these data together with biological knowledge is a critical issue in biology and requires ...

    Authors: Vincent J. Henry, Anne Goelzer, Arnaud Ferré, Stephan Fischer, Marc Dinh, Valentin Loux, Christine Froidevaux and Vincent Fromion

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:53

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  28. Content type: Research

    An experimental protocol is a sequence of tasks and operations executed to perform experimental research in biological and biomedical areas, e.g. biology, genetics, immunology, neurosciences, virology. Protoco...

    Authors: Olga Giraldo, Alexander García, Federico López and Oscar Corcho

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:52

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  29. Content type: Research

    One of the most successful approaches to develop new small molecule therapeutics has been to start from a validated druggable protein target. However, only a small subset of potentially druggable targets has a...

    Authors: Yu Lin, Saurabh Mehta, Hande Küçük-McGinty, John Paul Turner, Dusica Vidovic, Michele Forlin, Amar Koleti, Dac-Trung Nguyen, Lars Juhl Jensen, Rajarshi Guha, Stephen L. Mathias, Oleg Ursu, Vasileios Stathias, Jianbin Duan, Nooshin Nabizadeh, Caty Chung…

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:50

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  30. Content type: Research

    Semantic interoperability is essential when carrying out post-genomic clinical trials where several institutions collaborate, since researchers and developers need to have an integrated view and access to hete...

    Authors: Freddy Priyatna, Raul Alonso-Calvo, Sergio Paraiso-Medina and Oscar Corcho

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:49

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  31. Content type: Research

    In this paper, we describe a histological ontology of the human cardiovascular system developed in collaboration among histology experts and computer scientists.

    Authors: Claudia Mazo, Liliana Salazar, Oscar Corcho, Maria Trujillo and Enrique Alegre

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:47

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  32. Content type: Research

    Regional and epidemiological cancer registries are important for cancer research and the quality management of cancer treatment. Many technological solutions are available to collect and analyse data for cance...

    Authors: Angel Esteban-Gil, Jesualdo Tomás Fernández-Breis and Martin Boeker

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:46

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  33. Content type: Review

    The abundance and unstructured nature of biomedical texts, be it clinical or research content, impose significant challenges for the effective and efficient use of information and knowledge stored in such text...

    Authors: Jelena Jovanović and Ebrahim Bagheri

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:44

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  34. Content type: Research

    In this paper we present the approach that we employed to deal with large scale multi-label semantic indexing of biomedical papers. This work was mainly implemented within the context of the BioASQ challenge (...

    Authors: Yannis Papanikolaou, Grigorios Tsoumakas, Manos Laliotis, Nikos Markantonatos and Ioannis Vlahavas

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:43

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  35. Content type: Research

    Biological environment is uncertain and its dynamic is similar to the multiagent environment, thus the research results of the multiagent system area can provide valuable insights to the understanding of biolo...

    Authors: Chengwei Zhang, Xiaohong Li, Shuxin Li and Zhiyong Feng

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8(Suppl 1):31

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 8 Supplement 1

  36. Content type: Software

    There are a huge variety of data sources relevant to chemical, biological and pharmacological research, but these data sources are highly siloed and cannot be queried together in a straightforward way. Semanti...

    Authors: Marija Djokic-Petrovic, Vladimir Cvjetkovic, Jeremy Yang, Marko Zivanovic and David J. Wild

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:42

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  37. Content type: Research

    Discovering novel genes that are involved human diseases is a challenging task in biomedical research. In recent years, several computational approaches have been proposed to prioritize candidate disease genes...

    Authors: Zhen Tian, Maozu Guo, Chunyu Wang, LinLin Xing, Lei Wang and Yin Zhang

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8(Suppl 1):32

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 8 Supplement 1

  38. Content type: Research

    In recent years, numerous computational methods predicted protein function based on the protein-protein interaction (PPI) network. These methods supposed that two proteins share the same function if they inter...

    Authors: Zhixia Teng, Maozu Guo, Xiaoyan Liu, Zhen Tian and Kai Che

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8(Suppl 1):27

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 8 Supplement 1

  39. Content type: Research

    Although disease diagnosis has greatly benefited from next generation sequencing technologies, it is still difficult to make the right diagnosis purely based on sequencing technologies for many diseases with c...

    Authors: Jiajie Peng, Qianqian Li and Xuequn Shang

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8(Suppl 1):34

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 8 Supplement 1

  40. Content type: Research

    Automatic extracting protein entity interaction information from biomedical literature can help to build protein relation network and design new drugs. There are more than 20 million literature abstracts inclu...

    Authors: Xu Dongliang, Pan Jingchang and Wang Bailing

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8(Suppl 1):38

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 8 Supplement 1

  41. Content type: Research

    More than 1/3 of human genes are regulated by microRNAs. The identification of microRNA (miRNA) is the precondition of discovering the regulatory mechanism of miRNA and developing the cure for genetic diseases...

    Authors: Tianyi Zhao, Ningyi Zhang, Ying Zhang, Jun Ren, Peigang Xu, Zhiyan Liu, Liang Cheng and Yang Hu

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8(Suppl 1):30

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 8 Supplement 1

  42. Content type: Research

    While a large number of well-known knowledge bases (KBs) in life science have been published as Linked Open Data, there are few KBs in Chinese. However, KBs in Chinese are necessary when we want to automatical...

    Authors: Tong Ruan, Mengjie Wang, Jian Sun, Ting Wang, Lu Zeng, Yichao Yin and Ju Gao

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8(Suppl 1):33

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 8 Supplement 1

  43. Content type: Research

    Functional similarity between molecules results in similar phenotypes, such as diseases. Therefore, it is an effective way to reveal the function of molecules based on their induced diseases. However, the lack...

    Authors: Yang Hu, Lingling Zhao, Zhiyan Liu, Hong Ju, Hongbo Shi, Peigang Xu, Yadong Wang and Liang Cheng

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8(Suppl 1):28

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 8 Supplement 1

  44. Content type: Research

    Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) is playing a key role in therapeutic decision making for the cancer prognosis and treatment. The NGS technologies are producing a massive amount of sequencing datasets. Often, ...

    Authors: Alokkumar Jha, Yasar Khan, Muntazir Mehdi, Md Rezaul Karim, Qaiser Mehmood, Achille Zappa, Dietrich Rebholz-Schuhmann and Ratnesh Sahay

    Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics 2017 8:40

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