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BioCreative IV: OntoChem has Fastest Text Annotation Service

20 December 2013

OntoChem participated in the BioCreative IV 2013 challange – the task was to build a web-service that annotates text documents with chemistry, genes/proteins, diseases and action terms. As published, fromm all participating groups OntoChem’s web-service was the fastest, delivering back the annotated documents in high quality and in a time frame below 0.14 seconds:

Wiegers, TC, Davis, AP and Mattingly, CJ “Web services-based text mining demonstrates broad impacts for interoperability and process simplification” in: Proceedings of the Fourth BioCreative Challenge Evaluation Workshop 1, 2013, 69.

Felix Berthelmann
Microbiologist. Project manager.