NLM Technical Bulletin, Jan-Feb 2019, NLM Webinar: Introduction to the Unified Medical Language System on March 7, 2019
01/31/2019 02:45 PM EST
The Unified Medical Language System (UMLS) is a set of files and software available from the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) that brings together many biomedical vocabularies and standards for drugs, disorders, procedures, lab tests, medical devices, organisms, anatomy, genes, and more.
01/31/2019 02:44 PM EST
The 2019 MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) vocabulary was evaluated for inclusion in the Classification Index.
01/31/2019 01:01 PM EST
From March 11-13, 2019, the NCBI will help run a bioinformatics hackathon in the North Carolina Research Triangle hosted by the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (UNC). Potential topics include: technical metadata homogenization a simple interface for using ontologies … Continue reading
01/31/2019 12:38 PM EST
For the winter edition, the 2019 MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) vocabulary was evaluated for inclusion in the Classification index. Several additions and changes were made to the Index and Schedules based on this review. All main index headings are now linked to the 2019 vocabulary in the MeSH Browser. Additional minor updates were made to the Index and Schedules.