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LINNAEUS: A species name identification system for biomedical literature

BMC Bioinformatics201011:85

Received: 28 August 2009

Accepted: 11 February 2010

Published: 11 February 2010

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Archived Comments

  1. Updated URL for TaxonFinder

    26 March 2010

    Casey Bergman, University of Manchester

    An updated URL for TaxonFinder can be found here:

    Competing interests

    None declared

  2. Web service now available

    20 May 2010

    Martin Gerner, University of Manchester

    A web service is now available for LINNAEUS, that can be used for remote species NER. Find details on the main LINNAEUS web page:

    Competing interests

    None declared

Authors’ Affiliations

Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
School of Computer Science, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK