Tag: text mining and machine learning

  • A look back on the 13th edition of [BC]2

    Last week, the 13th edition of the Basel Computational Biology Conference, co-organized by SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics and the Biozentrum University of Basel, gathered over 500 participants from all over the globe. Among them,...

  • Bioinformatics, a Swiss pride - 20 years of service to the life sciences and health

    Whether we are retracing the history of our ancestors, designing new drugs or understanding what gives Swiss Gruyère its unique flavour, bioinformatics has become an essential discipline.

  • Carlos-Andrés Peña-Reyes's group

    What we do With the advent of high-throughput technologies and clinical information systems, the life sciences and clinical sciences now produce very large amounts of data (big data). Our goal is to uncover hidden patterns in these data, as well...

  • Fabio Rinaldi's group

    What we do The BioMeXT group specializes in Information Extraction from the biomedical literature and other textual sources. Information extraction consists in automatically extracting structured information from textual documents. We specialize...

  • Gunnar Rätsch's group

    What we do We are interested in modern machine-learning techniques suitable for the analysis of problems that arise in medicine and biology. In particular, we develop new learning techniques that are capable of dealing with large amounts of...

  • Julia Vogt's group

    What we do The primary research interest of our group lies at the intersection of machine learning and medicine. We work on advancing and developing novel machine learning techniques for precision medicine, the life sciences and clinical data...

  • Karsten Borgwardt's group

    What we do Our lab acts as the bridge between big data analysis and biomedical research. We develop novel data mining algorithms to detect patterns and statistical dependencies in large datasets from the fields of biology and medicine. Our major...

  • Our annual activity report, the SIB Profile 2018, is out

    The new edition of the SIB Profile celebrates the 20 years of the Institute (1998-2018).

  • Our latest video: ‘Swiss Bioinformatics: more than data’

    Discover the spirit behind Switzerland’s vibrant community of scientists dedicated to making sense out of biological data...

  • Patrick Ruch's group

    What we do In the SIB Text Mining Group, we carry out activities in semantic interoperability and text analytics applied to the health and life sciences. Previously hosted by the Radiology and Medical Informatics Department of the University...

  • SIB Days 2018: Swiss Bioinformatics connected

    Hundreds of SIB Members from across Switzerland came to Biel/Bienne on 26 June to attend the SIB Days – our 2-day internal conference and a unique opportunity for the bioinformatics community to connect.

  • SIB Group Leader Karsten Borgwardt distinguished by German magazine FOCUS

    FOCUS, one of the three most widely distributed news magazines in Germany, selected in its 13 January edition a list of 25 individuals who have the potential to shape the next 25 years.