Collage of headshots of the members of the Text Mining Group at NCBI

Quick Q&A with Text Mining Research Group

We ask. They tell. From what motivates them to who inspires them to what the heck they’d be doing if they weren’t here, this team of 12 scientists shares a bit about themselves in today’s “Quick Q&A” feature. Led by Dr. Zhiyong Lu at the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), this team does text-mining…

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Quick Q&A with the Statistical Computational Biology Group

In Quick Q&A, NLM staff share a bit about why they’re motivated and inspired. We also ask them to add something surprising about themselves. For our third Quick Q&A, we reached three scientists in the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) who work in the Statistical Computational Biology Group. Meet John Spouge, Mileidy Gonzalez, and…

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A Quick Q&A with Computational Biophysicists

In Quick Q&A, NLM staff share a bit about why they’re motivated and inspired. We also ask them to add something surprising about themselves. For our second Quick Q&A, we reached four scientists in the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) who work in the Computational Biophysics group. Meet Anna Panchenko and her team: Alexander…

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A Quick Q&A with NCBI Biocurators

In this new, occasional feature we call Quick Q&A, NLM staff share a bit about why they’re motivated and inspired. We also asked them to add something surprising about themselves. For our first Quick Q&A, we reached six scientists in the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) who work in the Conserved Domain Database (CDD)…

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Catching Up with NLM Catalogers

Can you find the book, article, or video you need? Thank a cataloger. Catalogers are concise and precise. They’re logical. They pay attention to every little detail, and they understand the big picture, too. Catalogers combine descriptive information (title, author, publication details) with subject analysis to create a standardized record for each item in the…