BioASQ Participants Area


What's new in BioASQ Task 5C

What is BioASQ5-Task C

Task 5C Guidelines

For this introductory year, Task C will run in *one batch* in 18 April 2017.
Participants, after downloading the released test set will have to submit results within a limited time window.
The evaluation of Task 5c will be based on manually identified Grant information for biomedical articles available in PubMed.

The rest of the guidelines provide the essential information for participating in the Task 5c of the BioASQ challenge. They are organised in sections, by clicking on the titles you can find the relevant details.

+ Competition roll-out

+ Funding Information

+ Training Data Set

+ Test Data set

+ Required Answers

+ Full text from PubMed Central

+ Submit Results

+ Add a system

+ Evaluation

*Data from NLM are distributed based on the conditions described here. License Code: 8283NLM123.
If you used data obtained from the BioASQ challenges please support us by reporting BioASQ in your acknowledgements and citing our paper:

An overview of the BIOASQ large-scale biomedical semantic indexing and question answering competition: George Tsatsaronis, Georgios Balikas, Prodromos Malakasiotis, Ioannis Partalas, Matthias Zschunke, Michael R Alvers, Dirk Weissenborn, Anastasia Krithara, Sergios Petridis, Dimitris Polychronopoulos, Yannis Almirantis, John Pavlopoulos, Nicolas Baskiotis, Patrick Gallinari, Thierry Artiéres, Axel Ngonga, Norman Heino, Eric Gaussier, Liliana Barrio-Alvers, Michael Schroeder, Ion Androutsopoulos and Georgios Paliouras, in BMC bioinformatics, 2015 (bib).