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Accessing biological data with semantic web technologies

Egon Willighagen
Background. Semantic Web technologies are increasingly used in biological database systems. The improved expressiveness show advantages in tracking provenance and allowing knowledge to be more explicitly annotated. The list of semantic web standards needs a complementary set of tools to handle data in those formats to use them in bioinformatics workflows. Methods. The approach proposed in this paper uses the Apache Jena library to create an environment where semantic web technologies can be use in...

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  • 2013

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