Albert van der Wal

Solutions Sales, Life Sciences, Elsevier

As Solution Sales Manager, Albert is responsible for the DACH region within Elsevier Life Science Solutions. Elsevier’s Life Science Solutions integrates data, analytics and technology to help researchers make better data-driven decisions. Solutions such as EMBASE, Reaxys and Pathway Studio help unlock knowledge buried inside millions of papers from thousands of different sources, with the aim of increasing the discoverability of actionable information.

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Machine reading for advanced knowledge discovery

Shanghai 1

Elsevier Life Science Solutions’ approach to machine-reading data is to help researchers bypass an article altogether using text-mining to read over four million full text papers, that recognise entities, and the relationship between them. This data is extracted to create a database and a modelling interface that helps researchers with their work. An example he […]

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