Posted by: bluesyemre | June 9, 2019

scite (Check if a scientific paper has been supported or contradicted) scite – a “super power” for researchers?


One of the long unsolved problems of citation analysis is that while it is easy to obtain citation counts, the context of each citation is difficult to determine without reading the paper. Is a citation to your paper a mere mention? Or does the citing paper have results that support or even contradict your paper?

scite attempts to solve this problem at scale by processing millions of full text articles, applying deep learning models to try to classify citations by whether they are “supporting”, “mentioning” and “contradicting” .

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