Sortal Anaphora Dataset

In order to develop and evaluate a sortal anaphora resolution module, we annotated a corpus of 320 MEDLINE citations with pairwise sortal anaphora relations consisting of the anaphoric expressions and their correspondent antecedents. Since we aimed at a general approach that takes into account all the semantic types and consequently supports SemRep, we collected MEDLINE abstracts on a wide range of topics, including molecular biology and clinical medicine.

For further details, please refer to our BMC Bioinformatics paper Sortal anaphora resolution to enhance relation extraction from biomedical literatureor contact Halil Kilicoglu.

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Sortal Anaphora dataset:

Sortal Anaphora Dataset