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Opinion: Text Mining in the Clinic

By Min Song | April 1, 2013

Despite increasing use of electronic medical records, much patient data remains in text form, requiring text-mining techniques to make full use of patient information.

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Disputes Over Text-Mining

By Dan Cossins | March 21, 2013

Computer programs that trawl research papers can reveal important large-scale patterns and facilitate further research, but publishers are wary.

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One Project, Two Grants?

By Dan Cossins | January 31, 2013

A new analysis reveals that US funding agencies may sometimes pay for the same project twice, leading to calls for greater oversight of grant duplication.  

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image: Opinion: Text Mining Medicine

Opinion: Text Mining Medicine

By Min Song | June 25, 2012

Researchers should scour historic medical archives to discover knowledge that could inform today’s biomedical research and clinical practice.

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