Data collection: Ontology for Biomedical Investigations

General information

Recommended name Ontology for Biomedical Investigations
Alternative name(s)
  • OBI
Description The Ontology for Biomedical Investigations (OBI) project is developing an integrated ontology for the description of biological and clinical investigations. The ontology will represent the design of an investigation, the protocols and instrumentation used, the material used, the data generated and the type analysis performed on it. Currently OBI is being built under the Basic Formal Ontology (BFO).
Identifier pattern^OBI_\d{7}$
Registry identifierMIR:00000127

Identification schemes

Namespace obi
Alternative URI schemes  
  • urn:miriam:obi
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Physical locations (resources)

primary Resource
Description OBI through Ontobee
Access URL$id  [Example: OBI_0000070]
Institution University of Michigan Medical School (MI), awrence Berkeley National Laboratory (CA) and Science Commons (MA), USA
Description Ontology for Biomedical Investigations through Bioportal
Access URL$id  [Example: OBI_0000070]
Institution National Center for Biomedical Ontology, Stanford, USA
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