Katja Pfeifer

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This study is part of the research undertaken in the EU funded project CLYMBOL ("Role of health-related CLaims and sYMBOLs in consumer behaviour"). The first phase of this project consisted of mapping the prevalence of symbolic and non-symbolic nutrition and health-related claims (NHC) on foods and non-alcoholic beverages in five European countries.(More)
RECQL is a DNA helicase required for genomic stability. Two studies have recently identified RECQL as a novel breast cancer susceptibility gene. The most common RECQL mutation, the 4 bp-deletion c.1667_1667+3delAGTA, was five-fold enriched in Polish breast cancer patients, but the exact magnitude of the risk is uncertain. We investigated two hospital-based(More)
Huge amounts of textual information relevant for market analysis, trending or product monitoring can be found on the Web. To exploit that knowledge a number of extraction services were proposed that extract and categorize entities from given text. Prior work showed that a combination of individual extractors can increase quality. However, so far no system(More)
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