Human Disease Ontology
21 Sep 2016 | Contributor(s): Lynn Schriml
The Disease Ontology has been developed as a standardized ontology for human disease, since 2003, with the purpose of providing the biomedical community with manual curated, consistent, reusable and sustainable descriptions of human disease terms, phenotype characteristics and related...
US-EU Nanoinformatics Roadmap Update
27 Jul 2016 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Frederick C. Klaessig
US-EU Nanoinformatics Roadmap Update for the Nano WG on July 28, 2016
Experimental Information Extraction from Nanocrystal Device Development Research Papers
24 Jun 2016 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Thaer Dieb
Nano WG weekly meeting: Dr. Thaer M. Dieb, National Institute for Material Science, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, University of Tokyo Seminar on development of an annotated corpus for nanocrystal device research papers and automatic information extraction framework...
Text Mining, Data Mining and Molecular Dynamics Simulations for in Silico Design of PAMAM Dendrimers
17 Jun 2016 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Julio Facelli
Nano WG June 16, 2016 Text Mining, Data Mining and Molecular Dynamics Simulations for in Silico Design of PAMAM Dendrimers by Julio Facelli
Nanoinformatics: research and education
17 Jun 2016 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Victor Maojo
Nano WG June 2, 2016. Text mining of nanotoxicity literature (Victor Maojo)
Hunting for Opportunities: Nano-Enabled Drug Delivery to Treat Cancers
26 May 2016 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Alan Porter, Mervi Heiskanen
Within the scope of ongoing nano informatics by our Georgia Tech group, we have analyzed Nano-Enabled Drug Delivery (NEDD) research publication and patent activity. Here, I report on work led by Jing Ma exploring A) which nano components are helping deliver which B) drugs, to treat...
Data Management: The appproach in NANoREG and ProSafe
21 Apr 2016 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Sara Totaro, Hugues Crutzen
NANoREG project is working on establishing a common European approach to the regulatory testing of Manufactured Nanomaterials and ProSafe has been designed to coordinate and support the aims of EU member and associated states in their EU and international efforts regarding risk assessment,...
InChl and Nanoparticles
21 Apr 2016 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Steve Heller
The InChI Trust is a nonprofit charity which works to develop and promote the use of the IUPAC InChI open-source chemical structure representation algorithm. The InChI with its associated InChIKey was developed as a non-proprietary international standard to represent chemical structures and has...
Nano WG: NCI's Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer Program: Phase III and Data Sharing Plans
18 Feb 2016 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Stephanie Morris
Launched in 2004, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer (Alliance) advanced a number of promising nanotechnologies for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cancer in its first ten years. This progress led NCI to announce in September 2015 its continued...
Nanomaterial-Biological Interactions Knowledgebase
21 Jan 2016 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Stacey L Harper
Nano WG January 14, 2016 The NBI Knowledgebase is intended to offer industry, academia, the general public, and regulatory agencies a mechanism to rationally inquire for unbiased interpretation of nanomaterial exposure effects in biological systems. The knowledgebase serves as a repository for...
Data Collection from the Nanotoxicology Literature Using ISA-TAB-Nano
21 Jan 2016 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Richard Liam Marchese Robinson
Nano WG meeting January 21, 2016 This is an updated version of the talk originally delivered at the CompNanoTox2015 conference.  Marchese Robinson, R.; Richarz, A.N.; Cassano, A.; Cronin, M.T.D; Rallo, R. (2015): Data Collection from the Nanotoxicology Literature Using ISA-TAB-Nano. FigShare....
Summary of the 2015 Epigenetic Engineering for Cancer Workshops
22 Dec 2015 | Publications | Contributor(s): Tony Dickherber
This document provides a general summary of the 2 virtual workshops held in Fall of 2015 to explore the suitability of epigenetic engineering tools to specifically modify epigenetic loci to study and/or treat cancer.
Materials Science Data Management Initiatives at NIST
17 Dec 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Robert J. Hanisch
Nano WG December 17, 2015 •NIST is a national and world resource for fundamental data •Access should be easy and open –With regard to IP and privacy issues •As our nation’s standards organization… –NIST should be a leader in national and...
The Open Scholarship Initiative (OSI)
17 Dec 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Glenn Hampson
Nano WG meeting November 19, 2015. : "What should the future of scholarly publishing look like? How about open access? Who should decide? Can journals become more affordable and accessible? Will journals continue to serve as the primary means of communicating research? Can institutional...
Community Health Worker Genetics Education Needs Assessment
23 Nov 2015 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Andria Reyes, Manuela Orjuela, Karen Schmitt, Andria Reyes, Grace Hillyer, Stephen Emerson
Our overarching goal is to develop and establish a cancer genetics curriculum that is pertinent, culturally sensitive and understandable by a community population who is not English dominant and of a lower literacy level than that of the general New York City population. The curriculum will teach...
Nanomaterial Registry Update
22 Oct 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Karmann Mills, Anthony Hickey, Alexander Tropsha
Nano WG weekly meeting October 22,2015
Introduction to the Trinity Cancer Transcriptome Analysis Toolkit
05 Feb 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Brian Haas, Aviv Regev, Bill Barnett
This short video provides an overview of our ITCR-funded effort to leverage RNA-Seq and de novo transcriptome assembly to assist researchers in studying cancer transcriptomes. Visit our NCGAS Trinity/Galaxy portal to access these compute...
Multiclass cancer diagnosis using tumor gene expression signatures
10 Nov 2014 | Downloads
Experiment Description: The optimal treatment of patients with cancer depends on establishing accurate diagnoses by using a complex combination of clinical and histopathological data. In some instances, this task is difficult or impossible because of atypical clinical...
Informatics to enable Routine Personalized Cancer Therapy (IPCT)
18 Feb 2014 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Elmer V. Bernstam, Funda Meric-Bernstam
Advanced Development of TIES - A Clinical Text Search Engine
18 Feb 2014 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Rebecca Crowley
Archived human tissues are an essential resource for translational research. Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues from cancer patients are used in a wide range of assays, including RT-PCR, SNP profiling, multiplex biomarkers, imaging biomarkers, targeted exome, whole exome, and whole...