iHOP Web Services Family

  • José M. Fernández
  • Robert Hoffmann
  • Alfonso Valencia
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6620)


iHOP provides fast, accurate, comprehensive, and up-to-date summary information on thousands of biological molecules by automatically extracting key sentences from millions of PubMed documents. iHOP web services are providing public programmatic access to all this information since their publication in 2007.

This manuscript describes recent improvements on the iHOP web services family and some of the scenarios in which the web services have been applied.

Availability. iHOP web services family is documented at its website


Text mining web services whole genome analysis 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • José M. Fernández
    • 1
  • Robert Hoffmann
    • 3
  • Alfonso Valencia
    • 2
  1. 1.GN2, Spanish National Bioinformatics Institute (INB)CNIOSpain
  2. 2.Spanish National Bioinformatics Institute (INB), Structural Biology and Biocomputing ProgrammeCNIOSpain
  3. 3.Computational Biology Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer CenterNew YorkUSA

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