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Re: Fwd: Nature: A call for a public gene Wiki

From: Eric Jain <Eric.Jain@isb-sib.ch>
Date: Wed, 08 Feb 2006 20:44:04 +0100
Message-ID: <43EA4A04.4090107@isb-sib.ch>
To: public-semweb-lifesci <public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org>

Pierre LINDENBAUM wrote:
> I agree, a wiki would be great way for sharing
> knowledge as it would allow experts of a protein, of a
> gene to freely add, modify and share annotations. But
> I fear it could also be a problem for knowledge
> discovery  because a wiki is not a "semantic web"
> source of information.

I'm also a bit skeptical about how well a wiki would work here, see 
http://eric.jain.name/2006/02/08/how-to-encourage-contributions/.
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