Linking Biomedical Language, Information and Knowledge

A special session within the
Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing 2003
January 3-7, 2003
Kauai Marriott Resort and Beach Club

Below are links to online copies of the session introduction and the six papers in the session.

Posted 10/26/2002; updated 11/28/2002

The homepage for PSB2003, with registration information, etc., can be found here.

The session co-chairs have written an introduction to the session which is available here:

Intro in PDF format and in Intro in Word format.

Here are the six papers from the session.

Evaluation of the Vector Space Representation in Text-Based Gene Clustering
P. Glenisson, P. Antal, J. Mathys, Y. Moreau, B. De Moor
Paper in PDF format
Playing Biology's Name Game: Identifying Protein Names in Scientific Text
D. Hanisch, J. Fluck, HT. Mevissen, R. Zimmer
Paper in PDF format
Mining Terminological Knowledge in Large Biomedical Corpora
H. Liu, C. Friedman
Paper in PDF format
A Biological Named Entity Recognizer
M. Narayanaswamy, K. E. Ravikumar, K. Vijay-Shanker
Paper in PDF format and in Word format
Linking Biomedical Language Information and Knowledge Resources in the 21st Century: GO and UMLS
I.N. Sarkar, M.N. Cantor, R. Gelman, F. Hartel, Y.A. Lussier
Paper in PDF format and in Word format
Identifying Abbreviation Definitions in Biomedical Text
A.S. Schwartz, M.A. Hearst
Paper in PDF format

Email contact information for the session cochairs:

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