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An Approach to Reducing Annotation Costs for BioNLP
(Association for Computational Linguistics, 2008-06)
There is a broad range of BioNLP tasks for which active learning (AL) can significantly reduce annotation costs and a specific AL algorithm we have developed is particularly effective in reducing annotation costs for these ...
The Killers in the Lab
In order to combat the threat of biological weapons, more than $20 billion has been spent on bio-defense research since 2001.This has led to a an increase of research facilities as well as the number of people who have ...
The Impact of a Peer Multicultural Dialogue Leader Training Program on Cognitive Development of College Students and Overall Learning: An Evaluative Case Study
This study was a formal case study evaluation of college students' learning associated with participation in the Peer Multicultural Dialogue Leader training program in the Common Ground Dialogue Program at the University ...
Arousal theory and the interrelationships of caffeine, nicotine and impulsivity
Nicotine, caffeine, impulsivity, and arousal are all intercorrelated: both drugs increase arousal, and impulsivity is theoretically related to arousal. However, the independent and joint effects of nicotine and caffeine ...
AN INVESTIGATION OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE LEVEL OF ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE OF ESCHERICHIA COLI IN NONTIDAL WETLANDS AND COMMON WETLAND HEALTH FACTORS
This report investigated the prevalence of antibiotic resistance among Escherichia coli in the water of 13 non-tidal mitigation wetlands in Maryland, and its relation to land use and wetland health. At each site, land use, ...