FACTA: a text search engine for finding associated biomedical concepts

  title={FACTA: a text search engine for finding associated biomedical concepts},
  author={Yoshimasa Tsuruoka and Jun'ichi Tsujii and Sophia Ananiadou},
  pages={2559 - 2560}
UNLABELLED FACTA is a text search engine for MEDLINE abstracts, which is designed particularly to help users browse biomedical concepts (e.g. genes/proteins, diseases, enzymes and chemical compounds) appearing in the documents retrieved by the query. The concepts are presented to the user in a tabular format and ranked based on the co-occurrence statistics. Unlike existing systems that provide similar functionality, FACTA pre-indexes not only the words but also the concepts mentioned in the… CONTINUE READING
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