New NIH-sponsored collaboration to expand eagle-i among four CTSA institutions

We are pleased to announce a new NIH-supported collaboration among four Clinical and Translational Science Award institutions (Harvard University, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Vanderbilt University, and the University of Pennsylvania). These institutions will use the eagle-i platform to publish rich information about three of their most valuable research tools and technologies: i) core facilities…

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New features and an improved design

The eagle-i search application and the SWEET (Semantic Web Entry and Edit Tool) have received some major enhancements we’d like to share. —  Search application: *   Search single, multiple, and groups of institutions at one time *   Easier-to-use filters for search results *   More search result display options, including result sorting —…

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New! Video tutorials and training site

To help new institutions successfully launch eagle-i on their campuses, we have published step-by-step video tutorials and guidelines for using the eagle-i SWEET (Semantic Web Entry & Editing Tool). These materials cover eagle-i workflow and permissions and walk the user through entering common resources into eagle-i using the SWEET. To make eagle-i even more accessible,…

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The eagle-i ontology is officially released!

  After two and a half years of intensive development, we are pleased to announce the official release of the eagle-i resource ontology. The eagle-i research resource ontology models over over 2,100 concepts relevant to instruments, protocols, reagents, animal models and biospecimens, and more. Of these concepts, 1,200 were modeled specifically for eagle-i, with the…

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eagle-i presents paper at the 5th International Biocuration Conference

Representatives from eagle-i presented a poster at the 5th International Biocuration Conference in Washington DC, sponsored by the International Society for Biocuration. The corresponding paper, “Research resources: curating the new eagle-i discovery system” was published in the 2012 Biocuration Virtual Issue of Database: The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation. This paper discusses some of…

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