About the Authors

Karin M. Verspoor

Contributed equally to this work with: Karin M. Verspoor, Michael E. Wall

karin.verspoor@ucdenver.edu (KMV); mewall@lanl.gov (MEW)

Affiliation University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America

Judith D. Cohn

Affiliation Computer, Computational, and Statistical Sciences Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States of America

Komandur E. Ravikumar

Affiliation University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America

Michael E. Wall

Contributed equally to this work with: Karin M. Verspoor, Michael E. Wall

karin.verspoor@ucdenver.edu (KMV); mewall@lanl.gov (MEW)

Affiliations Computer, Computational, and Statistical Sciences Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States of America, Center for Nonlinear Studies, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KMV MEW. Performed the experiments: KMV JDC MEW. Analyzed the data: KMV JDC MEW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JDC KMV MEW. Wrote the paper: KMV JDC MEW. Characterized the performance of the computational method to extract residue mentions from text: KER KMV.