Genomic Text Indexing: Scanning papers for genomic identifiers and mapping them to the human genome. We currently recognize DNA and protein sequences, SNPs, bands and gene symbols.
In February 2012 we sent out a letter to various publishers.
Richard van Norden wrote
You can follow the progress of permission requests here.
The current Elsevier/PMC data on the UCSC genome browser zoomed to the EGF gene.
Since June 2012, we are crawling documents.
We often hear similar questions from publishers and are trying to address them here.
Articles assigned to biological databases