Tag Archives: Network of BioThings

Network of BioThings Hackathon #2

This weekend’s Network of BioThings hackathon (#hackNoB) was a great success with some really innovative projects making great strides in a short amount of time. The event was hosted by the Jeff Grethe of the Neuroscience Information Framework group at … Continue reading

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Google IO, Schemas, and the Network of BioThings

Last week’s Google IO conference came with a slew of announcements, and videos, but perhaps the most interesting idea, wasn’t accompanied by a flashy announcement.  It did have some intriguing video’s though.  The first of which is shown below. Building a … Continue reading

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Network of BioThings: Making PDFs Useful

Recently, Andrew Su of Scripps posted a series of blog entries on the Network of Biothings (NoB) efforts, especially their efforts to uncover use cases that could aid medical research. In a nutshell,”The Network of BioThings aims to structure the … Continue reading

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