15.1.09

Andrew Clegg Thesis on Biomedical Text Mining

Andrew Clegg has made available at his web site his thesis entitled "Computational-Linguistic Approaches to Biological Text Mining", and supervised by Dr. Adrian Shepherd.

Apart from his own contributions to parsing biomedical text, generating dependency graphs and mining these graphs for Information Extraction, the introduction chapter presents an excellent state of the art of Natural Language Processing of Biological Texts.

The thesis is available at: http://biotext.org.uk/static/thesis.pdf.