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All documents tagged with "ecas", for the EDRN Catalog and Archive Service.
FileA Distributed Information Services Architecture to Support Biomarker Discovery in Early Detection of Cancer
Informatics in biomedicine is becoming more and more interconnected with distributed information services, interdisciplinary correlation, and cross-institutional collaboration. Partnering with NASA, the Early Detection Research Network, a program managed by the National Cancer Institute, has been defining and building emerging informatics architecture to support the discovery of biomarkers in their earliest stages. The architecture established by the informatics teams working with the National Cancer Institute and the Early Detection Research Network serves a blueprint for constructing a set of services focused on the capture, processing, management and distribution of information through the phases of biomarker discovery and validation. This focus of this paper will be to define the architecture, the associated services, the overall information model and framework for which these services can be integrated to form a knowledge grid for the scientific community. This paper was submitted to eScience 2006.
FileAn Extensible Biomarker Curation Approach and Software Infrastructure for the Early Detection of Cancer
A paper describing biocuration for BMDB and eCAS accepted at the 2009 IEEE Intl' Conf. on Health Informatics. See associated link: http://www.healthinf.org.
FileBiomarker Atlas presentation for the Sept08 Informatics Meetings
Biomarker Atlas presentation for the Sept08 Informatics Meetings
ImageDepartment Diagram
A high-level diagram showing how a collaborative environment can be created virtually through federation of existing real-world departments in a catalog/archive system.
FileeCAS curation
A presentation on eCAS curation by John Tran at the February 2009 EDRN informatics face-to-face meetings at JPL in Pasadena, CA.
FileeCAS introductory presentation
An introductory presentation on the EDRN Catalog and Archive Service given at the February 2009 face-to-face informatics meetings at JPL in Pasadena.
ImageeCAS Nation Diagram
A figure depicting several fictional eCAS installations across the United States of America joining in a federated network.
ImageeCAS Pipeline Processing
A figure showing how eCAS builds a pipeline of post-processing agents.
FileeCAS Presentation for 2008 August Informatics Telecons
eCAS overview given by Chris at the 2008 August Informatics Telecons
ImageeCAS Prototype with Google-like Interface
This is a mockup screenshot showing how one might use the EDRN Catalog and Archive System to conduct a Google-style search.
ImageEKE Deployment
A diagram showing deployment of the entire knowledge environment, including the main eCAS, portal, site-specific eCAS, an ERNE site, the ERNE query server, and VSIMS and EDRN secure site.
FileEKE Movie - 2009
This short (8 minute) video provides a high-level overview of the EDRN informatics infrastructure collectively termed the EDRN Knowledge Environment, or EKE.
ImageHigh-Level eCAS Components
A figure depicting the high-level components that go into the EDRN Catalog and Archive System.
ImageKnowledge Environment
The main, pivotal, over-arching depiction of the Knowledge Environment of the Early Detection Research Network. This one picture says it all.
ImageMetadata and Data: Explaining and Specializing
A high-level diagram that shows how metadata can explain data in a data description, which describes data. Further, data itself may be specialized into various kinds, such as data sets, video, images, and documents.
FileNCI EDRN Biomarkers Knowledge Environment Informatics Infrastructure
A presentation given during the August 2008 Informatics telecon that describes the overall architecture of the entire knowledge environment, including its applications and other components.
ImageRaw Data
A high-level diagram showing how raw data from a scientific instruments flows into an eCAS repository, and how other eCAS systems can then share and augment that data.
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