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ready Using Phenotype Ontologies in GVF

Abbreviation: GVF Guidelines

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This guideline describes a set of best practices when using phenotype ontologies to annotate genomic variant files using Genome Variation Format (GVF) and the Sequence Ontology.


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Integrating phenotype ontologies across multiple species.

Mungall CJ,Gkoutos GV,Smith CL,Haendel MA,Lewis SE,Ashburner M
Genome Biol 2010

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  • BG/G004358/1 (Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), UK)

  • HG000330 (National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), Bethesda, MD, USA)

  • U54 HG004028 (U.S. National Library of Medicine)