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 information

Ontology ID: clo
Version: 2.1.162
Number of terms: 44873
Last loaded: Sat Aug 15 01:43:57 BST 2020




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

Asiyah Yu Lin

Stefanie Seltmann

Xiaolin Yang

Allen Xiang

Helen Parkinson

Hongjie Pan

James Malone

Hiroshi Masuya

Yongqun "Oliver" He (YH)

Jiangan Xie

Jie Zheng

Stephan Schurer

Yue Liu

Caty Chung

Sirarat Sarntivijai

Daniel Cooper

Matthew Brush

Alexander Diehl



Subject and Keywords

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