The searching of disease and gene association is devided into following steps:
1. Entering the name of disease/gene into the search box, then the web will provide multiple disease(or gene) choices ranked by the string similarity of users’ input, the users could choose the one they exactly want:
2. After user selecting the disease/gene, we will display all the genes/diseases related to the user's selection by their relative :
The users can also sort the associations by pagerank score or frequency as their wish, just click on the corresponding column header(1 in pic above).
In addition, users can see all the synonyms of a gene or disease through the synset button(2 in pic above).
3. For each association result, user can see the evidence it based on(3 in pic above):
It displays 10 abstracts one page and all the synonyms of corresponding disease and gene are highlighted.