Bouguettaya, Athman and Hepburn, Mark and Liu, Qing and Xu, Kai and Zhang, Ji (2008) Bio-SENSE: semantic web services for bioinformatics provenance. In: 2008 CSIRO ICT Centre Conference, 20-21 Nov 2008, Sydney, Australia.
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[Introduction]: There is significant progress being made towards building Semantic Web Services platforms to support bioinformatics, with “myGrid”  and “Bio-Moby”  being the two prominent examples. However, the management of provenance—which refers to the evolution of information (i.e., from where and how the information is obtained)—is still in very early stage in these systems. The benefits of scientific provenance management are two fold: 1. Help to determine the data's value, accuracy and authorship; 2. Enable reproducibility and facilitate users in interpreting and understanding results that can be more important than the results themselves. While there are existing efforts to support process sharing among users—such as “myExperiment” (www.myexperiment.org)—it requires the users to generate the process manually, which is time consuming and error prone.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Poster)|
|Additional Information:||Author's version deposited in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher. Pre-print version, as made available here, differs in title from the Published version. Pre-print title: Semantic Web Service for Bioinformatics Provenance.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||semantic web servcies platforms; Bio-SENSE; bioinformatics|
|Subjects:||280000 Information, Computing and Communication Sciences|
|Depositing User:||Dr Ji Zhang|
|Date Deposited:||10 Sep 2009 05:44|
|Last Modified:||02 Jul 2013 23:23|
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