Formal Concept Analysis Applications in Chemistry: From Radionuclides and Molecular Structure to Toxicity and Diagnosis



Recent chemical applications of Formal Concept Analysis are reviewed, showing that molecular structure and activity of substances may be related through association rules, which is exemplified for mutagenicity and hepatotoxicity cases. Nuclear chemistry and nuclear medicine cases are explored, where attributes of radionuclides are related. A study of biotechnology application to uranium bioremediation is conducted and some Gram-positive bacteria are found as better uranium uptakers.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Laboratorio de Química TeóricaUniversidad de PamplonaPamplonaColombia
  2. 2.Universidad de AntioquiaAntioquiaColombia
  3. 3.Universidad Pontificia BolivarianaAntioquiaColombia
  4. 4.Universidad Católica de OrienteAntioquiaColombia
  5. 5.Bioinformatics Group, Department of Computer ScienceUniversität LeipzigLeipzigGermany

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