NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Informatics researchers from the University of Pittsburgh and Boston Children's Hospital have received a $696,000, five-year grant from the National Cancer Institute, which they will use to develop new natural language processing-based (NLP) tools for extracting cancer phenotype information from the clinical texts that are part of electronic medical records.

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