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Semantic web : revolutionizing knowledge discovery in the life sciences

Author: Christopher J O Baker; Kei-Hoi Cheung
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2007.
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Publication:Springer e-books
"The Semantic Web provides a common framework that allows data to be shared and reused across application, enterprise, and community boundaries. Advanced Semantic Web technologies are now enabling a wide range of tasks of central importance to the management of life science information. This book introduces these technologies to life science and bioinformatics professionals, illustrating their utility and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Semantic web.
New York : Springer, ©2007
(DLC) 2006935819
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher J O Baker; Kei-Hoi Cheung
ISBN: 9780387484389 0387484388 0387484361 9780387484365 1280852577 9781280852572 9786610852574 661085257X
OCLC Number: 187004990
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 445 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Database and Literature Integration --
Semantic Web Approach to Database Integration in the Life Sciences --
Querying Semantic Web Contents --
Knowledge Acquisition from the Biomedical Literature --
Ontologies in the Life Sciences --
Biological Ontologies --
Clinical Ontologies for Discovery Applications --
Ontology Engineering for Biological Applications --
The Evaluation of Ontologies --
OWL for the Novice: A Logical Perspective --
Ontology Visualization --
Techniques for Ontology Visualization --
On Visualization of OWL Ontologies --
Ontologies in Action --
Applying OWL Reasoning to Genomic Data --
Can Semantic Web Technologies Enable Translational Medicine? --
Ontology Design for Biomedical Text Mining --
Using Distributed Knowledge --
Sembowser --
Semantic Biological Web Services Registry --
Agent Technologies in the Life Sciences --
Knowledge Discovery for Biology with Taverna --
On the Success of the Semantic Web in the Life Sciences --
Factors Influencing the Adoption of the Semantic Web in the Life Sciences --
Semantic Web Standards: Legal and Social Issues and Implications.
Other Titles: Revolutionizing knowledge discovery in the life sciences
Responsibility: edited by Christopher J.O. Baker and Kei-Hoi Cheung.
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This book introduces advanced semantic web technologies, illustrating their utility and highlighting their implementation in biological, medical, and clinical scenarios. The volume also details the  Read more...


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