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Research Article

A Knowledge-Driven Approach to Extract Disease-Related Biomarkers from the Literature

Table 5

The top 10 diseases sorted by the number of associated biomarkers. The complete list of diseases is available at

Disease nameCUIa Number of genes

Malignant neoplastic diseaseC00068261,750
Recurrent malignant neoplasmC1458156790
Malignant melanomaC0025202755
Liver cell carcinoma C2239176723
Congenital deformityC0000768715
Tumor angiogenesisC1519670633
Tumor progressionC1519176619

Concept unique identifier at UMLS.