text mining

Opinion: Text Mining in the Clinic
Min Song | Apr 1, 2013 | 3 min read
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.
Disputes Over Text-Mining
Dan Cossins | Mar 21, 2013 | 2 min read
Computer programs that trawl research papers can reveal important large-scale patterns and facilitate further research, but publishers are wary.
One Project, Two Grants?
Dan Cossins | Jan 31, 2013 | 2 min read
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.
Opinion: Text Mining Medicine
Min Song | Jun 25, 2012 | 3 min read
Researchers should scour historic medical archives to discover knowledge that could inform today’s biomedical research and clinical practice.