Organism Mention

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An Organism Mention is an Entity Mention whose Referent is an Organism Class.

  • Context:
  • Example(s):
    • Escherichia Coli: “[Escherichia coli] is a common bacterium that is normally present in the human intestine. There are many different types, or strains, of [E coli] that infect many types of animals and most strains are harmless. A few strains can cause illness. The strain of [E coli] that causes the most serious illness in humans is a strain called [E coli O157:H7], sometimes called [E coli O157].
  • See: Organism NER, Organism Mention Normalization Task, Organism Record.