Biomarkers in Biovista Vizit

June 27, 2017Vizit Blog

Vizit now indexes biomarkers! Biomarkers are widely employed as biochemical indicators of health and disease states and processes. Their usage spans a wide range of applications including disease prevention, monitoring and assessing the progress of a therapeutic regimen and the appearance of adverse drug reactions and drug interactions. In order to monitor physiological and disease … Read More

Biovista Vizit tutorial: Quickly explore a disease area

May 15, 2017Vizit Blog

The following short tutorial demonstrates basic usage of Biovista Vizit in a biomedical setting. The tutorial shows how can a biomedical researcher (and/or an MD) quickly get an overview of genes and diseases related to Rheumatoid Arthritis, a common auto-immune disease. 1) Go to http://www.biovista.com/vizit-research/. Click on the red Start Searching button. 2) From the … Read More

Vizit, a tool for biomedical link-based browsing

November 29, 2016Vizit Blog

There’s keyword-based search, there is suggestions and then there is link-based browsing. Keyword-based search is what we all do when we enter words in databases and search sites such as Google and Bing. Suggestions is related “stuff” the computer presents us with when we search YouTube, Amazon, iTunes and other such sites. Link-based browsing differs … Read More

Vizit: a visual bibliographic search tool based on PubMed

November 10, 2016Vizit Blog

Vizit is a powerful new way to search the scientific bibliography and a great complement to PubMed. Through its graphical interface, Vizit helps scientists get a quick overview of a research area, discover non-obvious biologically relevant interactions and drill down to the published literature to read on the details. It also supports sharing and collaboration … Read More

Biotrend Chemikalien GmbH awards contract to Biovista Inc. for its Vizit literature search tool

November 3, 2016Press Releases, Vizit Blog

Charlottesville, VA, November 3rd, 2016 — Biovista Inc. today announced the signing of a contract with Biotrend Chemikalien GmbH1 for access to Biovista’s2 Vizit3 visual search engine. Biotrend will be offering Vizit as a free resource to visitors of its web site. Vizit is a visual search engine of PubMed articles that allows researchers and … Read More