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The SPECIES and ORGANISMS Resources for Fast and Accurate Identification of Taxonomic Names in Text

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The ORGANISMS web resource.

The ORGANISMS web resource ( aims to make the results of mining the biomedical literature for taxonomic names easily accessible to biologists. It currently covers 164,084 different taxa that can be queried by name. The screenshot shows an example of what is retrieved when searching for Metatheria; because the system is aware of synonyms as well as taxonomy, it correctly retrieved and tagged an abstract about the tammar wallaby.

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