Browse School of Information Sciences by Contributor "Blake, Catherine"
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An informatics approach to prioritizing risk assessment for chemicals and chemical combinations based on near-field exposure from consumer products (2019-04-08)Over 80,000 chemicals are registered under the U.S. Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976, but only a few hundred have been screened for human toxicity. Not even those used in everyday consumer products, and known to have ...
(Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2011)The development of cyberinfrastructure for research and scholarship is a high-stakes endeavor. Not only is it extremely costly, but expectations are inflated. The predictions we hear about the digital, networked information ...
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Exploring machine learning techniques using patient interactions in online health forums to classify drug safety (2012-02-06)This dissertation explores the use of personal health messages collected from online message forums to predict drug safety using natural language processing and machine learning techniques. Drug safety is defined as any ...
(2011-08-25)Providing a single access point to an information system from multiple sources is helpful in many fields. As a case study, this research investigates the potential of applying information fusion techniques in biodiversity ...