Bacteria Biotope shared task

Description: The BB Task is an information extraction task involving entity recognition, entity normalization and relation extraction. The BB Task consists in recognizing mentions of microorganisms and microbial biotopes and phenotypes in scientific and textbook text, normalizing these mentions according to domain knowledge resources (a taxonomy and an ontology), and extracting relations between them.

Institution: INRAE

Contacts: Claire N├ędellec (

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