Elsevier Author Aid Human Disease Collection, part 4 (Cancers)

Published: 28 May 2024| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/xhh4thgrt4.1
, Pavel Golovatenko-Abramov, Peter Linsley


-----> Human Disease Author Aid Collection combines information about human diseases in standardized, easy-to-navigate overview templates and tables. It includes clinical, molecular, and pharmacological data from several Elsevier's and public sources. Tables are planned to be updated quarterly. -----> Author Aid Templates can be a helpful guide for authors, researchers, clinicians, and students, especially those interested in rare diseases, because it highlights updates and findings from several sources on one page. -----> Each disease template overview includes 6 sections: Terminology; Epidemiology/Demographics; Clinical presentation/Diagnosis; Etiology/Pathology (genetics, biomarkers, pathways); Treatment/Follow-Up; Case studies. Each subset of data is linked to a list of publications with relevant citations. -----> Cancers (Human Disease Author Aid Collection, Part 4) In the current part, selected Gynecological and Brain cancers were chosen based on their prevalence, and data availability. Part 3 includes A) Templates for: Endometrial cancer Ovarian Cancer Сervical cancer Gestational trophoblastic disease Сhoriocarcinoma B) Automatically collected information about 8 Brain Cancers. ----> PLEASE download files to read them and open the links!


Steps to reproduce

Automatic excerption followed by manual curation is used to generate the templates. Automatic information excerption is powered by Elsevier Natural Language Processing technology, products, and public sources (ClinicalKey & EMMET, Pathway Studio, Pharmapendium, Elsevier Text Mining, ClinicalTrials, PubMed, and others). Examples of queries and python code to retrieve network information from ETM can be found on GitHub [https://github.com/nesterova-anastasia/authoraid-diseases].


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