Navigation Links
Elsevier Survey Reveals Researchers Ready to Push Scientific Search and Discovery to the Next Level
Date:9/28/2010

r. "New platforms, APIs and tailored applications can help to release the full potential of that data. The survey suggests that researchers recognize the potential for these trends to accelerate research."

Taking Application Development Personally

Researchers not only agree that APIs will result in search-related application experimentation, they are also ready to play an active role. More than two-thirds (68%) say they would be personally interested in developing a search and discovery application using scientific content for their own institution. Within this group of respondents, 61 percent identify "the opportunity to help speed up research among the scientific community as a whole" as best describing the driving force behind their interest. Comparatively, less than one third (31%) say their motivation would be to speed up their own research.

Despite their attraction to application building, less than one third of these researchers (31%) feel their institution would be supportive in terms of time and resources. In fact, 41 percent indicate their institutions would expect them to develop applications on their own time, using their own resources. These results suggest development could potentially be curtailed by uncertainty with respect to support.

The survey also revealed technical fluency as another possible barrier. Among those who did not initially indicate application development interest, 66 percent say they would indeed be interested if they could collaborate with others who would handle the technical aspects.

Diversity of Needs Reflected in Specific Application Interest

Perhaps reflective of the diverse needs and interests of researchers, there were no clear leaders when respondents were asked which type of applications would be most useful to the scientific community. In fact, all of the application options in the survey had similar response rates as follows: applications that facilitate more customized sea
'/>"/>

SOURCE Elsevier
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

Related biology technology :

1. Elseviers PharmaPendium(TM) Adds European Medicines Agency (EMEA) Documents
2. Elsevier and the Association of Southeast Asian Institutions
3. Elseviers EMBASE.com Partners With QUOSA
4. Elsevier Announces Winners of 3rd Annual Scopus Young Indian Scientist Award
5. Elsevier Introduces The American Journal of Medicine Blog
6. Elsevier Introduces Breakthrough Technology Intelligence Solution for Accelerating R&D and Innovation in Europe
7. The American Medical Association and Elsevier Join to Co-Publish ICD-9-CM and HCPCS Coding Reference Books
8. Elsevier and Brain Mapping Foundation Co-Host 6th Annual World Congress of IBMISPS on Brain Mapping and Image Guided Therapy
9. Elsevier Launches Ten New eBook Specialty Collections on MD Consult
10. Elsevier Health Sciences Appoints Dr. David Goldmann Editor-in-Chief of its First Consult Point of Care Resource
11. Statement From Michael Hansen, CEO of Elseviers Health Sciences Division, Regarding Australia Based Sponsored Journal Practices Between 2000 and 2005
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/10/2014)... July 10, 2014 Unraveling life’s mysteries ... The Archer Family purchased a DNA test ... but ended up with a lifetime of memories, sharing, ... the family members’ DNA genuinely brought the family closer ... search deeper into genetic history and prior to taking ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... POINT, Ind. , July 10, 2014 ... expanded its use of capnography for respiratory ... growing group of healthcare leaders in embracing ... measures how effectively patients are breathing and ... depression occurs. By measuring the amount of ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014   Ceres, Inc . (Nasdaq: ... today financial results for the three months ended May ... Ceres reported that the company and its ... growing season in Brazil, which concluded in June, despite ... evaluation areas for part of the growing season. Yields ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... the basis of psychiatric disorders has been extremely challenging ... risk but are insufficient to cause disease. Now investigators ... Press journal Cell Stem Cell describe a ... risks interact with other risk factors or environmental exposures ... research pinpoints a genetic variant that may predispose individuals ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Ancestry DNA Test Reveals a Controversial and Undiscovered Family History 2Ancestry DNA Test Reveals a Controversial and Undiscovered Family History 3Ancestry DNA Test Reveals a Controversial and Undiscovered Family History 4Ancestry DNA Test Reveals a Controversial and Undiscovered Family History 5Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point Underscores Patient Safety Commitment Through Expanded Use of Capnography 2Ceres Announces Fiscal Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 2Ceres Announces Fiscal Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 3Ceres Announces Fiscal Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 4Ceres Announces Fiscal Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 5Ceres Announces Fiscal Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 6Ceres Announces Fiscal Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 7Ceres Announces Fiscal Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 8Ceres Announces Fiscal Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results 9New strategy could uncover genes at the root of psychiatric illnesses 2
... DCTH ), a medical technology company testing its proprietary ... today that Eamonn P. Hobbs, 51, a member of the Delcath ... CEO of the Company. Mr. Hobbs succeeds Richard Taney who ... serve on the Company,s Board of Directors. , ...
... genetics (Nasdaq: DCGN ) and academic colleagues from ... Nature Genetics the discovery of common genetic risk ... fair and dark complexions alike. deCODE had previously discovered five ... (SNPs) linked to risk of BCC, the most common cancer ...
... , NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., July 3 Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: ... of its tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock ... midnight (Eastern time) on July 2, 2009. The offer was ... Kite Merger Sub, Inc. , , The depositary for the ...
Cached Biology Technology:Eamonn Hobbs Appointed President & CEO of Delcath Systems, Inc. 2Eamonn Hobbs Appointed President & CEO of Delcath Systems, Inc. 3It's Not Just the Sun: deCODE Discovers Sequence Variants Affecting Susceptibility to Skin Cancer 2It's Not Just the Sun: deCODE Discovers Sequence Variants Affecting Susceptibility to Skin Cancer 3It's Not Just the Sun: deCODE Discovers Sequence Variants Affecting Susceptibility to Skin Cancer 4Johnson & Johnson Completes Initial Tender Offer for Cougar Biotechnology 2Johnson & Johnson Completes Initial Tender Offer for Cougar Biotechnology 3Johnson & Johnson Completes Initial Tender Offer for Cougar Biotechnology 4
(Date:7/11/2014)... at the National Institute of Standards and Technology ... work more effectively, they often prove that necessity ... the case recently for M. Lorna De Leoz ... growing specialization of glycomics. Glycomics is the study ... that are attached to proteins and lipids and ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... researchers, including scientists from the Max Planck Institute for ... major step in understanding photosynthesis, the process by which ... in its atmosphere and which is therefore crucial for ... The researchers report the first direct visualization of a ... in which a specific protein complex, photosystem II, splits ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... transplantation of mesenchymal stem cells can stimulate neurogenesis in ... Alzheimer,s disease (AD) and improve tissue and function injury ... reported on the therapeutic effect of adipose-derived stem cells ... effect on oxidative injury and neurogenesis in the brain ... School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua University, China transplanted ADSCs ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):A first direct glimpse of photosynthesis in action 2
... developing incontinence before middle age is determined by our ... to urinary incontinence, a study of twins at the ... Urinary incontinence is very common, especially among women, with ... life. Incontinence, overactive bladder and other lower urinary tract ...
... oxygen levels in water has applications for oil spills, ... professor at Michigan State University is poised to help ... isn,t new. The challenge, however, has been manufacturing one ... phosphates and biological wastes. Ruby Ghosh, associate professor of ...
... dead Phantom midge larvae ( Chaoborus spp.) may explain ... of fish, acidification and fish death in Swedish lakes. Researchers ... of using lake-bottom sediments to show when and how fish ... restorations in acidified regions. "It is actually just ...
Cached Biology News:Genes an important factor in urinary incontinence 2Oxygen sensor invention could benefit fisheries to breweries 2Dead midges reveal living conditions of fish 2
... antibody raised against a partial ... Immunogen: SF3B2 (NP_006833, 592 ... recombinant protein with GST tag. ... NM_006842 ...
...
Mouse monoclonal antibody raised against a partial recombinant FBXO11. NCBI Entrez Gene ID = FBXO11...
Mouse monoclonal antibody raised against a partial recombinant ZNF155. NCBI Entrez Gene ID = ZNF155...
Biology Products: