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Category:Resource:AlzSWAN Knowledge Base
Abbrev AlzSWAN  +
Availability Creative Commons License +, Terms of Use +, The community can contribute to this resource +
CurationStatus curated  +
DefiningCitation  +
Definition A community-driven knowledgebase of Alzhei A community-driven knowledgebase of Alzheimer disease, in which researchers can annotate scientific claims, data, and information, putting these into the context of testable hypotheses and treatment discovery. This SWAN project adds a collection of hand-curated hypotheses to a research paper, which are then related through a set of discourse relationships. They can be browsed and relations between claims, as well as support networks for a specific claim, are made and visualized. AlzSWAN is where you explore scientific knowledge about Alzheimer disease and share your own ideas, comments and questions in a semantically structured system. AlzSWAN is enabled by Semantic Web technology, a new standard for knowledge organization and transfer on the Web. AlzSWAN organizes and manages knowledge using formal knowledge descriptions called ontologies. Using these formal knowledge descriptions, they can tie statements made in scientific publications or on the Web to scientific evidence, biological terminologies, and knowledgebases, and to claims and counterclaims made by other researchers. d counterclaims made by other researchers.
ExampleImage AlzSWAN.PNG +
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Resource  +
Has role Database +, Knowledge environment resource +, Community building portal +
Id nif-0000-00524  +
Is part of Resource:Alzheimer Research Forum +
Keywords Hypothesis +, Claim +, Research paper +, Relationship +, Semantics +, Annotation +
Label Resource:AlzSWAN Knowledge Base  +
Listedby Resource:FORCE11 +, Beyond the pdf +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 21 March 2015 02:07:14  +
ModifiedDate 21 March 2015  +
PMID 17510163  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Resource  +
Related disease Alzheimers disease +
SuperCategory Resource  +
Supporting Agency Resource:Ellison Medical Foundation +, +
Categories Resource
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Resource:Semantic Web Applications in Neuromedicine (SWAN) Ontology + RelatedTo


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