Linguamatics to Debut iScite at Bio-IT World Conference & Expo in Boston

iScite represents a breakthrough innovation in scientific search

Needham Heights, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES

NEEDHAM, Mass., May 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cambridge Healthtech Institute, a division of Cambridge Innovation Institute, announces today that Linguamatics, the leading NLP-based text analytics provider for biomedical applications, will be demonstrating the newly launched Linguamatics iScite at this week’s Seventeenth Annual Bio-IT World Conference & Expo.

The Bio-IT World Conference & Expo is taking place May 15-17, 2018 at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston, MA, and will be attended by over 3,400 attendees from 35 countries – the event focuses on building the relationships that drive the Bio-IT industry forward.

“We are looking forward to introducing iScite at Bio-IT World this week,” said Phil Hastings, chief business development officer for Linguamatics. “iScite is a breakthrough innovation in scientific search, putting the precision and power of our artificial intelligence-based technology directly into the hands of scientists, researchers and other knowledge workers. Users in our alpha and beta programs have been very enthusiastic about iScite, with its guided user experience and Answer Routing Engine providing intuitive access to AI-powered searches across key biomedical data sources, and delivering insightful answers to their search questions.”

iScite uses Linguamatics’ award-winning technology stack to handle the nuances of language and the variety of ways people express the same information, ensuring searches are comprehensive and accurate. Using advanced NLP relationship and pattern matching, iScite rapidly guides users directly to the relevant insights extracted from cloud-hosted scientific content. Results are presented in a structured, semantically-meaningful way, with options for dynamic filtering and faceting, and multiple collaboration features to allow easier sharing of insights with co-workers and key stakeholders. Behind the scenes, Linguamatics uses a powerful blend of NLP and machine learning-based methods to achieve the best precision and recall.

Linguamatics will demonstrate iScite in Booth 549 in the Exhibit Hall at the Bio-IT World Conference.  For complimentary exhibit hall passes to view the iScite demonstration, visit

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About Cambridge Healthtech Institute (

Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI), a division of Cambridge Innovation Institute, is the preeminent life science network for leading researchers and business experts from top pharmaceutical, biotech, CROs, academia, and niche service providers. CHI is renowned for its vast conference portfolio held worldwide including PepTalk, Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference, SCOPE Summit, Bio-IT World Conference & Expo, PEGS Summit, Drug Discovery Chemistry, Biomarker World Congress, World Preclinical Congress, Next Generation Dx Summit and Discovery on Target. CHI's portfolio of products include Cambridge Healthtech Institute Conferences, Barnett International, Insight Pharma Reports, Cambridge Marketing Consultants, Cambridge Meeting Planners, Bio-IT World, Clinical Informatics News and Diagnostics World.

About Bio-IT World (

Part of Healthtech Publishing, Bio-IT World provides outstanding coverage of cutting-edge trends and technologies that impact the management and analysis of life sciences data, including next-generation sequencing, drug discovery, predictive and systems biology, informatics tools, clinical trials, and personalized medicine. Through a variety of sources, including, Weekly Update Newsletter and the Bio-IT World News Bulletins, Bio-IT World is a leading source of news and opinion on technology and strategic innovation in the life sciences, including drug discovery and development.

About Linguamatics (

Linguamatics transforms unstructured big data into big insights to advance human health and wellbeing. A world leader in deploying innovative text analytics for high-value knowledge discovery and decision support, Linguamatics’ solutions are used by top commercial, academic and government organizations, including 18 of the top 20 global pharmaceutical companies, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and leading US healthcare organizations.


Lisa Scimemi
Corporate MARCOM Director