Poster at the Evolution Meetings

April 30, 2008

Aside from the Evolutionary Biology and Ontologies Workshop that we organize together with the NCBO at the Evolution Meeting 2008 in Minneapolis, we will also be presenting a poster. For your advance pleasure, here is the abstract that we wrote, only to realize that registration for a poster presentation actually did not require or even offer any abstract submission.

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Phenoscape project set up on SourceForge

April 29, 2008

We finally set up a Phenoscape project on SourceForge.net. At this moment there isn’t much there in the code repository, but within the next days we’ll deposit some scripts that we had to develop for OBO-format ontology generation (for example, for initiating the TTO from the Catalog of Fishes) and for massaging the tracker messages auto-generated by the OBO term request trackers to be more user-friendly. The source code repository will also be the home for some controlled vocabularies that (only?) we need for our project (such as the one for museum codes).

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