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ready GlycoRDF

Abbreviation: GLYCORDF

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GlycoRDF is a standard representation for storing Glycomcis data (glycan structures, publication information, biological source information, experimental data) in RDF. The RDF language is defined by an OWL ontology and documented in the ontology and generated WORD files. Its GitHub repository also contains source code for the generation of RDF data for glycomics databases.


Countries that developed this resource Australia , Japan , United States

Created in 2014

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How to cite this record GLYCORDF; GlycoRDF; DOI:; Last edited: Feb. 5, 2019, 1:55 p.m.; Last accessed: Nov 29 2021 8:35 p.m.

Publication for citation  GlycoRDF: an ontology to standardize glycomics data in RDF. Ranzinger R,Aoki-Kinoshita KF,Campbell MP,Kawano S,Lutteke T,Okuda S,Shinmachi D,Shikanai T,Sawaki H,Toukach P,Matsubara M,Yamada I,Narimatsu H; Bioinformatics ; 2014; 10.1093/bioinformatics/btu732;

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Record added: Oct. 24, 2017, 9:41 a.m.
Record updated: Feb. 5, 2019, 1:55 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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GlycoRDF: an ontology to standardize glycomics data in RDF.

Ranzinger R,Aoki-Kinoshita KF,Campbell MP,Kawano S,Lutteke T,Okuda S,Shinmachi D,Shikanai T,Sawaki H,Toukach P,Matsubara M,Yamada I,Narimatsu H
Bioinformatics 2014

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Introducing glycomics data into the Semantic Web.

Aoki-Kinoshita KF,Bolleman J,Campbell MP,Kawano S,Kim JD,Lutteke T,Matsubara M,Okuda S,Ranzinger R,Sawaki H,Shikanai T,Shinmachi D,Suzuki Y,Toukach P,Yamada I,Packer NH,Narimatsu H
J Biomed Semantics 2013

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