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Development of an information retrieval tool for biomedical patents

  • Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 159, 125-134, 2018

Publisher: Elsevier


Background and objective. The volume of biomedical literature has been increasing in the last years. Patent documents have also followed this trend, being important sources of biomedical knowledge, technical details and curated data, which are put together along the granting process. The field of Biomedical text mining (BioTM) has been creating solutions for the problems posed by the unstructured nature of natural language, which makes the search of information a challenging task. Several BioTM techniques can be applied to patents. From those, Information Retrieval (IR) includes processes wher ...

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