CLO: Cell Line Ontology

The Cell Line Ontology (CLO) is a community-based ontology of cell lines. The CLO is developed to unify publicly available cell line entry data from multiple sources to a standardized logically defined format based on consensus design patterns.

Ontology info

Ontology id: clo
Version: 2.1.162
Number of terms: 44873
Last loaded: Tue May 21 10:57:41 BST 2019




Alex Ade

Yuqin Liu


Citation: Sarntivijai S, Lin Y, Xiang Z, Meehan TF, Diehl AD, Vempati UD, Schürer TC, Pang C, Malone J, Parkinson H, Liu Y, Takatsuki T, Saijo K, Masuya H, Nakamura Y, Brush MH, Haendel MA, Zheng J, Stoeckert CJ, Peters B, Mungall CJ, Carey TE, States DJ, Athey BD, He Y. CLO: The Cell Line Ontology. Journal of Biomedical Semantics. 2014, 5:37. doi:10.1186/2041-1480-5-37. PMID: 25852852. PMCID: PMC4387853.


Uma Vempati

Stefanie Seltmann

Asiyah Yu Lin

Xiaolin Yang

Allen Xiang

Helen Parkinson

Hongjie Pan

James Malone

Yongqun "Oliver" He (YH)

Hiroshi Masuya

Jiangan Xie

Jie Zheng

Stephan Schurer

Caty Chung

Yue Liu

Sirarat Sarntivijai

Daniel Cooper

Matthew Brush

Alexander Diehl



Subject and Keywords

An ontology for the domain of cell lines and cell line cells