Posts Tagged bioinformatics

What is an ontology?

on January 22, 2010 by Robert Stevens, Alan Rector and Duncan Hull in Reviewed, Comments (10)

Robert Stevens*, Alan Rector* and Duncan Hull† * School of Computer Science, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, UK † EMBL Outstation – Hinxton, European Bioinformatics Institute, Wellcome […]


Semantic Integration in the Life Sciences

on January 21, 2010 by Allyson Lister in Reviewed, Comments (6)

There are a number of limitations in data integration: data sets are often noisy, incomplete, of varying levels of granularity and highly changeable. Every time one of the underlying […]


Ontological Annotation of Data

on by Helen Parkinson in Under Review, Comments (3)

An introduction to annotation of data using ontologies with examples from the bio-medical domain.