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The Secret Names of Things

There is a belief among certain peoples in the world, that knowing the true name of a thing gives one some degree of power over it. One of the challenges for anyone writing software in a scientific setting, is figuring … Continue reading

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Semantic Web Technology in Clinical Informatics

During the recent Future of Genomics Medicine conference hosted by Scripps in La Jolla, Isaac Kohane of the Boston Children’s Hospital talked about how semantic web technologies can make a difference in federating disparate sources of data together. t

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HiveMind: A Tool For Collaborative Science

I’ve been attending a number of meetings over the past few weeks and one of the themes that I hear echoed from both scientists and software engineers is the need to stay current with the latest developments in their fields. … Continue reading

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