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RE: [BioRDF] Meeting Notes Feb 27, 2006

From: Mork, Peter D.S. <pmork@mitre.org>
Date: Wed, 1 Mar 2006 07:10:13 -0500
To: "Eric Jain" <Eric.Jain@isb-sib.ch>, "public-semweb-lifesci" <public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org>

>I'm not too optimistic about technologies such as XSLT, except perhaps
>trivial cases; my feeling is that most (bioinformatics) databases have
>models that are such that nothing but a full blown programming
>will do. (And a lot of manual clean up work may be required in

Agreed, hence the necessity of XQuery for translating from XML into
RDF.  This approach worked quite well for us when investigating a
peer-to-peer version of the BioMediator data integration system.

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