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Knowledge Bases

"Knowledge Bases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Collections of facts, assumptions, beliefs, and heuristics that are used in combination with databases to achieve desired results, such as a diagnosis, an interpretation, or a solution to a problem (From McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed).


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Knowledge Bases" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Knowledge Bases" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 49 publications over 16 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2011
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.