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Poster: DisGeNET: a discovery platform for the exploration of human diseases and their genes

XII Symposium on Bioinformatics, Sevilla, Italy View poster

Conference: OpenTox Euro 2014

OpenTox Euro 2014, Athens, Greece Egon Willighagen (Maastricht University) gave a presentation: The Open PHArmacological Concepts Triple Store: Solutions and the Foundation

Presentation: The Open PHArmacological Concepts Triple Store: Solutions and the Foundation

OpenTox Euro 2014, Athens, Greece Egon Willighagen (Maastricht University) View presentation | Overview

Conference: RDA Fourth Plenary Meeting

Research Data Alliance Fourth Plenary Meeting, Amsterdam, the Netherlands Barend Mons (LUMC) gave the opening keynote: Bringing Data to Broadway

Project Milestone 6 reached

On September 12, 2014, Posted by , In News, By , With No Comments

The Open PHACTS project has reached Milestone 6. The Open PHACTS Foundation has ensured the sustainability of the Open PHACTS Discovery Platform by funding secure hosting and organising ongoing technical development of the infrastructure. Read the Milestone 6 document on the project website.

Conference: EFMC-ISMC 2014

EFMC-ISMC 2014, XXIII International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry, Lisbon, Portugal Gerhard Ecker (University of Vienna) gave a presentation: The Open PHACTS Discovery Platform – Semantic Data Integration of Medicinal Chemists

Presentation: The Open PHACTS Discovery Platform – Semantic Data Integration of Medicinal Chemists

EFMC-ISMC 2014, XXIII International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry, Lisbon, Portugal Gerhard Ecker (University of Vienna) View presentation

Open PHACTS Foundation sponsors the ISWC2014 conference in Trentino, Italy

On September 10, 2014, Posted by , In News, By , With No Comments

The Open PHACTS Foundation is a Gold Sponsor of the 13th International Semantic Web Conference, to be held 19-23 October in Trentino, Italy. The Foundation has also funded the registration of Tom De Nies, a researcher at iMinds (the former IBBT) Multimedia Lab, at the Department of Electronics and Information…

Project Meeting: SureChEMBL

SureChEMBL planning meeting at EBI (Cambridgeshire, UK)

First part of Open PHACTS project ends, extension now begins

On September 8, 2014, Posted by , In News, By , With No Comments

The first part of the Open PHACTS project ended on 31 August, 2014, reaching all of its aims. Version 3 of the Open PHACTS Discovery Platform was released end of August and now features DisGeNet target-disease associations and neXtProt nanopublications for tissue expression, both with corresponding API calls. The Compound Information and…

Conference: 20th EuroQSAR

20th EuroQSAR, Understanding Chemical-Biological Interactions, St Petersburg, Russia Gerhard Ecker (University of Vienna) gave a presentation: Open PHACTS – The use of open data for in silico models

Open PHACTS welcomes Micelio as an Associated Partner

On September 4, 2014, Posted by , In News, By ,, , With No Comments

Open PHACTS extends a warm welcome to our new Associated Partner Micelio. A full list of Associated Partners can be found here. Find out more about how you can get involved with Open PHACTS!

Presentation: Open PHACTS – The use of open data for in silico models

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20th EuroQSAR, Understanding Chemical-Biological Interactions, St Petersburg, Russia Gerhard Ecker (University of Vienna) View presentation

Conference: ADDS Data Science Workshop

BD2K ADDS Data Science Workshop, Bethesda, USA Barend Mons (LUMC) and Carole Goble (University of Manchester) represented Open PHACTS

Open PHACTS API 1.4 released

On August 26, 2014, Posted by , In News, By , , With No Comments

We are excited to release Open PHACTS API version 1.4, featuring: 2 new data sets with corresponding API calls New results in Compound Information call New batch methods for Information calls Find the release notes at our support portal and try out the API at https://dev.openphacts.org.

Conference: 248th ACS National Meeting & Exposition

248th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Francisco, USA Antony Williams (Royal Society of Chemistry) gave a presentation: Open innovation contributions from RSC resulting from the Open Phacts project

Presentation: Open innovation contributions from RSC resulting from the Open Phacts project

248th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Francisco, USA Antony Williams (Royal Society of Chemistry) View presentation

Open PHACTS welcomes SPARQLcity as an Associated Partner

On August 7, 2014, Posted by , In News, By ,, , With No Comments

Open PHACTS extends a warm welcome to our new Associated Partner SPARQLcity. A full list of Associated Partners can be found here. Find out more about how you can get involved with Open PHACTS!

Open PHACTS project extended for another 18 months

On July 22, 2014, Posted by , In News, By ,,, , With No Comments

We are delighted to announce that the Open PHACTS project will be extendedfor 18 months until the end of February 2016. For the extension two new partners – Laboratorios Almirall S.A. and SciBite Limited – will join the consortium and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) will act as coordinator.

Open PHACTS Newsletter 5

Contents: Open PHACTS Foundation announces first three members Open PHACTS project extended for another 18 months 6th Community Workshop: Open PHACTS for Academia Open PHACTS Pipeline Pilot Component Collection 2.0 and Hackathon Open PHACTS poster wins prize at CSHALS 2014 in Boston Open PHACTS Explorer updated Recent Publications Recent Event…

Conference: ISMB 2014

On July 13, 2014, Posted by , In Conferences, By ,, , With No Comments

ISMB 2014, 22nd Annual International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology, Boston, USA Barend Mons (LUMC) represented Open PHACTS  

Update of DisGeNET RDF

On July 2, 2014, Posted by , In News, By , , With No Comments

We are pleased to announce an update to DisGeNET RDF. Please find all the new data and related information at rdf.disgenet.org.

6th Open PHACTS Community Workshop

Open PHACTS for Academia: Using the Open PHACTS Discovery Platform in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching (London, UK)

“Open PHACTS for Academia” Community Workshop held in London

On June 26, 2014, Posted by , In News, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on “Open PHACTS for Academia” Community Workshop held in London

6th Open PHACTS Community Workshop London, UK – The sixth Open PHACTS Community Workshop focussed on introducing members of the academic community to the Open PHACTS Discovery Platform, and showing them how to use it within their research and teaching workflows. The morning session featured an introduction to the Open…

Conference: PiLOD Meeting

PiLOD Meeting, Hilversum, the Netherlands Herman van Vlijmen (Janssen) and Orri Erling (OpenLink Software) gave a presentation: Open PHACTS: Linked Open Data for Drug Discovery

Presentation: Open PHACTS: Linked Open Data for Drug Discovery

PiLOD Meeting, Hilversum, the Netherlands Herman van Vlijmen (Janssen), Orri Erling (OpenLink Software) View presentation

Press Release: Open PHACTS Foundation announces first three members: GSK, Janssen and Roche

On June 24, 2014, Posted by , In Press Releases, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on Press Release: Open PHACTS Foundation announces first three members: GSK, Janssen and Roche

(PDF) Cambridge, UK – The not-for-profit Open PHACTS Foundation announced its first three members today – GlaxoSmithKline, Janssen and Roche – who will steer the future of the successor organisation to the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI)- funded Open PHACTS project. The commitment by these global pharmaceutical industry members signifies a major…

6th Open PHACTS Community Workshop is this week!

The 6th Open PHACTS Community Workshop will be held in London on 26 June 2014 and aims to introduce members of the academic community to the Open PHACTS Discovery Platform. The workshop is free to attend, please register your interest by contacting london@openphactsfoundation.org. Find full information about the workshop here.

Project Meeting: Workshop

On June 17, 2014, Posted by , In Project Meetings, By ,, , With No Comments

Strategies for integration of the Open PHACTS KNIME node architecture in Pipeline Pilot (Amsterdam, the Netherlands)

Open PHACTS welcomes LabAnswers as an Associated Partner

On June 16, 2014, Posted by , In News, By ,, , With No Comments

Open PHACTS extends a warm welcome to our new Associated Partner LabAnswers. A full list of Associated Partners can be found here. Find out more about how you can get involved with Open PHACTS!