Table 7

Comparison of the best results using exact and relaxed evaluation

Evaluation criterion

NE categories

Matching criterion

# of NE classes

Best system

Best performance(%)


Precision

Recall

F-score


Exact

protein, DNA, RNA, cell line, cell type

exact match

5

Zho [22]

69.4

76.0

72.6

Relaxed

macromolecule (Protein + DNA + RNA), Cell (cell line + cell type)

right match

2

Fin [15]

77.9

85.6

81.5


Tsai et al. BMC Bioinformatics 2006 7:92   doi:10.1186/1471-2105-7-92

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