Relations Ontology Workshop

June 10, 2008

Peter Midford and I recently attend the two-day Relations Ontology workshop in Denver, Colorado. The goal of the meeting was to further develop the Relations Ontology (RO) by moving relations from RO proposed (ontology for relations yet to be officially added to RO) to RO, and adding any new relations proposed by attendees. Impressively, almost all of the items on the original agenda were covered, and an ‘action list’ was produced to focus efforts subsequent to the meeting.

Phenoscape had several relations on the agenda, and Peter and I have summarized the discussion, definitions, and examples used.

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