Authors: Xiaohua Hu
Addresses: College of Information Science and Technology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Abstract: Protein–protein interaction network is essential to understand the fundamental processes that govern cell biology. In this paper, we integrate information extraction and data mining techniques to extract and mine the scale-free protein–protein interaction network from biomedical literature. The experiments on around 1,600 chromatin proteins indicate that our system is very promising for mining and analysing protein–protein interaction network.
Keywords: scale-free network graph; protein–protein interaction; biomedical literature; data mining; clustering; chromatin proteins; information extraction; information retrieval; bioinformatics; computational biology.
International Journal of Bioinformatics Research and Applications, 2005 Vol.1 No.1, pp.81 - 101
Published online: 21 Apr 2005 *Full-text access for editors Access for subscribers Purchase this article Comment on this article