Experimental Factor Ontology

The Experimental Factor Ontology (EFO) provides a systematic description of many experimental variables available in EBI databases, and for external projects such as the NHGRI GWAS catalogue. It combines parts of several biological ontologies, such as anatomy, disease and chemical compounds. The scope of EFO is to support the annotation, analysis and visualization of data handled by many groups at the EBI and as the core ontology for OpenTargets.org

Ontology info

Ontology id: efo
Version: 2.94
Number of terms: 20636
Last loaded: Fri Mar 16 02:44:22 GMT 2018




Gautier Koscielny

Simon Jupp

Jon Ison

Laura Huerta Martinez

Helen Parkinson

James Malone

Eleanor Williams

Zoe May Pendlington

Trish Whetzel

Sirarat Sarntivijai

Catherine Leroy

Ele Holloway

Tomasz Adamusiak

Emma Kate Hastings

Paola Roncaglia

Natalja Kurbatova

Dani Welter

Drashtti Vasant


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