Bioscape Status 2009

From irefindex

Some notes about the status of Bioscape in September 2009.

Changes Since 2008

  • Reorganised the code base and database schema to better support a wider range of data types in a consistent fashion
  • Added support for the Xapian text indexing solution
  • Deployed a production service exposing PubMed and BioCreative #2 gene normalisation data
  • Added support for parallel builds of the database, testing on an 8-core system
  • Added better visualisation, especially for "contextual" information
  • Introduced support for authors and navigation of documents related by author