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May 8, 2017

SemanticBits Updates: April 2017

April 2017 was an exciting month for SemanticBits. The month began with the announcement of…
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April 11, 2017

SemanticBits Announces a New Contract Win with CMS

SemanticBits closed out the month of March 2017 by announcing a new contract win, the…
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March 16, 2017

SemanticBits Wins Beneficiary Reporting Project for CMS

SemanticBits ended February 2017 on a high note, with the win of a new project:…
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February 1, 2017

SemanticBits Updates: January 2017

As January comes to a close, SemanticBits is pleased to announce that 2017 has gotten…
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January 11, 2017

SemanticBits-supported openFDA Recognized as Citizen Science Project

At SemanticBits, we are proud of the innovative nature of much of the work we…
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December 30, 2016

2016: SemanticBits Year in Review

The year’s end is always a time for reflection, and at SemanticBits, we are looking…
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December 19, 2016

SemanticBits Works to Release Additional openFDA Dataset

In continuation of its work to implement the next generation of the openFDA platform, SemanticBits…
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November 22, 2016

SemanticBits Announces Updates to openFDA Platform

Earlier this year, SemanticBits won a $10 million, five-year contract to implement the next generation…
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November 17, 2016

SemanticBits Wins First Contract Competed on ADELE

Having previously announced its selection as a prime contract holder of the Agile Delivery to…
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November 14, 2016

SemanticBits Selected as Prime Contract Holder of ADELE-QRI

SemanticBits is proud to announce its selection as one of six companies to be a…
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October 18, 2016

SemanticBits Will Continue To Support CTRP Through 2016-2017

SemanticBits is proud to announce that it will continue to support the operations and maintenance…
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October 13, 2016

SemanticBits Announces A Five-Year Contract with CMS

SemanticBits is proud to announce that it has been awarded a five-year contract with the…
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October 11, 2016

SemanticBits Employees Receive Certificate of Appreciation from NCI Director

Several leading members of the SemanticBits team were recently recognized for their outstanding work on…
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September 22, 2016

SemanticBits Introduces Improved Search to MNG Laboratories Site

Having an effective search option is crucial in ensuring that users can navigate your website…
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September 22, 2016

SemanticBits Releases Upgrade to SSTS

SemanticBits is pleased to announce the release of an SSTS upgrade, designed to make it…
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September 21, 2016

SemanticBits Supports Development of API Which Makes Finding Clinical Trials Easier

For many patients, clinical trials may be the best opportunity to treat their illness, so…
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August 22, 2016

SemanticBits Wins Office of Women’s Health Digital Services Project

SemanticBits has been awarded a contract with the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)…
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May 29, 2016

SemanticBits Appraised and Certified for ISO Compliance

SemanticBits has been appraised and certified for compliance with ISO 9001:2015. The ISO 9000 series…
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May 10, 2016

SemanticBits Wins Contract to Implement openFDA Platform

SemanticBits won a $10 million, five year contract to implement the next generation of the…
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October 20, 2015

SemanticBits Delivers Enhanced Version of PRO-CTCAE

SemanticBits has successfully delivered an enhanced version of the NCI patient reported outcomes system, the…
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October 15, 2015

SemanticBits appraised at CMMI Level 3

SemanticBits is proud to announce that it has been appraised at Level 3 of the…
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September 28, 2015

SemanticBits wins VistA Access Enhancements project

SemanticBits has been awarded a task order for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) VistA…
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September 26, 2015

SemanticBits releases AFT BioMS 1.0

Alliance Foundation Trials, LLC (AFT) is a research organization that develops and conducts cancer clinical…
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September 26, 2015

SemanticBits releases PRO-CTCAE 2.2.4 to the NCI

SemanticBits has successfully delivered an enhanced version of the NCI patient reported outcomes system, the…
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September 23, 2015

SemanticBits releases BioMS 1.6

The Alliance Biospecimen Management System (BioMS) is a web-based application that has been designed to…
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August 27, 2015

SemanticBits releases caAERS 2.8 to the NCI CTSU

SemanticBits has successfully designed, developed, tested, and delivered an enhanced version of the NCI adverse…
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August 24, 2015

SemanticBits Awarded 18F Agile Services BPA

SemanticBits has won one of sixteen 18F Agile BPAs through the GSA, open to 5,000…
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August 17, 2015

Mayo Clinic-led study validates tool for patient reporting of side effects in cancer clinical trials

Mayo Clinic-led study validates tool for patient reporting of side effects in cancer clinical trials.…
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June 12, 2015

WBN 1.0 Released

SemanticBits has implemented and released the WUSTL Biospecimen Navigator project.  The objective of this project…
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April 15, 2015

BioMS 1.4.2 Released

SemanticBits completed the development of the BioSpecimen Management System (BioMS) 1.4.2 on April 15. BioMS 1.4.2 is…
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April 8, 2015

CTRP 4.2 Released

Version 4.2 of the NCI’s Clinical Trials Reporting Program (CTRP) was released on April 8,…
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January 1, 2015

SemanticBits awarded caAERS contract extension 2015

On January 1, 2015, SemanticBits was awarded a contract extension to continue efforts supporting the…
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November 14, 2014

SMART PROC 2014

SemanticBits enjoyed attended SMART PROC 2014, which focuses on the integration of regional Science &…
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November 3, 2014

SemanticBits attends Alliant 2 industry day

SemanticBits attended the Alliant 2 industry day. The Alliant 2 Governmentwide Acquisition Contract is a…
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October 10, 2014

SemanticBits awarded 4th option period for PRO-CTCAE

SemanticBits has been awarded the 4th option period contract to continue to develop and support…
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October 1, 2014

SemanticBits Awarded CTRP Contract 2014-2015

SemanticBits is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract to provide software…
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September 25, 2014

SemanticBits publishes video on using Galaxy on a private cloud

SemanticBits publishes a video about using Galaxy to perform a scientific workflow using a Eucalyptus…
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August 6, 2014

PRO-CTCAE 2.2.1 Released

PRO-CTCAE 2.2.1 is released. This update provides important enhancements that support ongoing cancer clinical trials…
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August 6, 2014

BioMS 1.4 Released

BioMS 1.4 is released. Notable features of this release are the capability to amend studies…
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August 1, 2014

caAERS contract extension awarded by NCI

SemanticBits has been awarded a contract to continue efforts supporting the development of the National…
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July 31, 2014

caAERS milestone development release of 2.7

SemanticBits is pleased to announce a milestone release supporting the National Cancer Institute’s integrated safety…
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July 24, 2014

SemanticBits releases CTRP 4.0.1

SemanticBits releases CTRP 4.0.1. The Clinical Trials Reporting Program (CTRP) provides a comprehensive real-time view…
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July 23, 2014

PierianDx Launches the Clinical Genomicist Workstation for SaaS NGS Analysis

Washington University is throwing its hat in the clinical sequencing ring with a new spin…
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June 9, 2014

SemanticBits awarded contract for the CGW 2.0

PierianDx has awarded SemanticBits a contract to develop the next release of the Clinical Genomicist…
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June 6, 2014

PierianDx launches public web site

On June 6th, PierianDx launched its public web site. PierianDx's premier product is the Clinical…
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May 12, 2014

SemanticBits attends the CI4CC Spring 2014 Symposium

The talks were very interesting, and we enjoyed catching up with all of the attendees.…
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April 25, 2014

Development of the National Cancer Institute’s Patient-Reported Outcomes Version of the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (PRO-CTCAE)

Basch, EM., et al. Development of the National Cancer Institute’s Patient-Reported Outcomes Version of the…
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April 7, 2014

NCTN Navigator site live

The NCTN Navigator is a comprehensive index of biospecimen and clinical trial data collected from…
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February 1, 2014

SemanticBits awarded the GSA IT Schedule 70

The IT Schedule 70 is the largest, most widely used acquisition vehicle in the federal…
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October 1, 2013

SemanticBits awarded contract for NCI's Integrated Safety Reporting (ISR) System

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is embarking on an ambitious effort to fully and seamlessly…
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September 25, 2013

Biospecimen Management System 1.3 released

The Biospecimen Management System (BioMS) 1.3 includes new features to make corrections to specimens collected…
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September 1, 2013

NCI awards CTRP system development and maintenance contract to SemanticBits

CTRP is a comprehensive database of regularly updated information, including accrual, on all NCI-supported clinical…
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March 18, 2013

Clinical Genomicist Workstation

Sharma, MK., et al. Clinical Genomicist Workstation. AMIA Summits Transl Sci Proc. 2013 Mar 18;2013:156-7.…
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November 15, 2012

CTRP team awarded NCI Director's Award

At the 2012 NCI Director's Award ceremony, the CTRP team received a Group Award titled…
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October 1, 2012

SemanticBits awarded the Cooperative Groups Bank (CGB) Data Warehouse project

SemanticBits has been awarded a contract by Washington University to build the Cooperative Groups Bank…
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August 23, 2012

caAERS Version 2.5 Released

SemanticBits is pleased to announce the availability of Version 2.5 of the Cancer Adverse Event…
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August 12, 2012

CGW 1.2.2 Released

SemanticBits is pleased to announce the availability of version 1.2.2 of Washington University's Clinical Genomicist…
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July 12, 2012

CTRP 3.8 Released

SemanticBits is pleased to announce the release of Version 3.8 of the Clinical Trails Reporting…
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February 1, 2012

SemanticBits awarded contract to build the Alliance Biospecimen Management System (BMS)

SemanticBits has been awarded a 2-year contract by Washington University to build the Alliance Biospecimen…
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January 13, 2012

NCI CBIIT awards the Clinical Trials Reporting Program (CTRP) Contract to SemanticBits

SemanticBits has been awarded the Clinical Trials Reporting Program (CTRP) project. CTRP is a comprehensive…
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November 2, 2011

NCI CBIIT awards the Clinical Trials Suite Contract to SemanticBits

SemanticBits has been awarded the Clinical Trials Suite, which is a comprehensive set of open-source…
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October 1, 2011

Semantic web data warehousing for caGrid

McCusker JP, Phillips JA, González Beltrán A, Finkelstein A, Krauthammer M. Semantic web data warehousing…
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July 15, 2011

Semantic validation of the use of SNOMED CT in HL7 clinical documents

Heymans S, McKennirey M, Phillips J. Semantic validation of the use of SNOMED CT in…
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July 1, 2011

Electronic toxicity monitoring and patient-reported outcomes

Basch EM, Reeve BB, Mitchell SA, Clauser SB, Minasian L, Sit L, Chilukuri R, Baumgartner…
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July 1, 2011

Washington University in St. Louis awards the Clinical Genomicist Workstation (CGW) Contract to SemanticBits

SemanticBits has been awarded the Clinical Genomicist Workstation (CGW) project, which provides a 'soup-to-nuts' solution…
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October 18, 2010

NCI CBIIT Awards SemanticBits the Legacy Sequential Layered Refactoring (LSLR) Contract

SemanticBits has been awarded The Legacy Sequential Layered Refactoring (LSLR) Project, which focuses on integrating…
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October 11, 2010

SemanticBits demonstrates HL7 terminology validation using SNOMED-CT

The promise of better clinical care from the use of electronic health care records relies…
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October 1, 2010

SemanticBits Awarded the Patient-Reported Outcomes version of the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (PRO-CTCAE) Development Contract

The purpose of the Patient-Reported Outcomes version of the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events…
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June 21, 2010

NCI CBIIT Awards SemanticBits the Cancer Clinical Information Suite (caCIS) Enterprise Services Development (ESD) Contract

The National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Cancer Clinical Information Suite (caCIS) Project is making available to…
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June 21, 2010

SemanticBits Awarded the caTissue 1.2/2.0 Development Contract

The lack of standardized, high-quality biospecimens is widely recognized as a significant roadblock to cancer…
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March 1, 2010

NCI CBIIT Awards SemanticBits the Knowledge Repository Contract

The purpose of the Knowledge Repository project is to analyze the current tools and technologies…
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October 1, 2009

SemanticBits Opens Offshore Development Center (ODC) in India

SemanticBits has expanded its operations to include a branch in Hyderabad, India. The office is…
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December 24, 2008

The cancer translational research informatics platform

McConnell P, Dash RC, Chilukuri R, Pietrobon R, Johnson K, Annechiarico R, Cuticchia AJ. The…
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March 1, 2008

caGrid 1.0: an enterprise Grid infrastructure for biomedical research

Oster S, Langella S, Hastings S, Ervin D, Madduri R, Phillips J, Kurc T, Siebenlist…
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February 1, 2008

caCORE version 3: Implementation of a model driven, service-oriented architecture for semantic interoperability

Komatsoulis GA, Warzel DB, Hartel FW, Shanbhag K, Chilukuri R, Fragoso G, Coronado S, Reeves…
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October 11, 2007

The Cancer Biomedical Informatics Grid (caBIG) Security Infrastructure

Langella S, Oster S, Hastings S, Siebenlist F, Phillips J, Ervin D, Permar J, Kurc…
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November 7, 2006

A molecular neuroethological approach for identifying and characterizing a cascade of behaviorally regulated genes

Wada K, Howard JT, McConnell P, Whitney O, Lints T, Rivas MV, Horita H, Patterson…
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August 1, 2006

caGrid: design and implementation of the core architecture of the cancer biomedical informatics grid

Saltz J, Oster S, Hastings S, Langella S, Kurc T, Sanchez W, Kher M, Manisundaram…
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June 20, 2006

The CAP cancer protocols–a case study of caCORE based data standards implementation to integrate with the Cancer Biomedical Informatics Grid

Tobias J, Chilukuri R, Komatsoulis GA, Mohanty S, Sioutos N, Warzel DB, Wright LW, Crowley…
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January 6, 2006

The caCORE Software Development Kit: streamlining construction of interoperable biomedical information services

Phillips J, Chilukuri R, Fragoso G, Warzel D, Covitz PA. The caCORE Software Development Kit:…
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January 1, 2006

Advanced Data Mining Technologies in Bioinformatics

Lin S, Mungal S, Haney R, Patz Jr. E, McConnell P. Advanced Data Mining Technologies…
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July 29, 2004

MedlineR: an open source library in R for Medline literature data mining

Lin SM, McConnell P, Johnson KF, Shoemaker J. MedlineR: an open source library in R…
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January 1, 2003

Common data element (CDE) management and deployment in clinical trials

Warzel DB, Andonaydis C, McCurry B, Chilukuri R, Ishmukhamedov S, Covitz P. Common data element…
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November 15, 2002

A framework for integrating the songbird brain

Jarvis ED, Smith VA, Wada K, Rivas MV, McElroy M, Smulders TV, Carninci P, Hayashizaki…
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September 18, 2002

Applications of Tree-Maps to hierarchical biological data

McConnell P, Johnson K, Lin S. Applications of Tree-Maps to hierarchical biological data. Bioinformatics. 2002…
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January 1, 2002

Using Functional Genomic Units to Corroborate User Experiments with the Rosetta Compendium

Lin S, Liao X, McConnell P, Vita K, Carin L, Goldschmidt P. Critical Assessment for…
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