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ready Common Anatomy Reference Ontology


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The Common Anatomy Reference Ontology (CARO) is being developed to facilitate interoperability between existing anatomy ontologies for different species, and will provide a template for building new anatomy ontologies. CARO will be described in Anatomy Ontologies for Bioinformatics: Principles and Practice Albert Burger, Duncan Davidson and Richard Baldock (Editors).

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CARO – The Common Anatomy Reference Ontology

Melissa A. Haendel, Fabian Neuhaus, David Osumi-Sutherland, Paula M. Mabee, Jos L.V. MejinoJr., Chris J. Mungall, Barry Smith
Anatomy Ontologies for Bioinformatics, Volume 6 of the series Computational Biology pp 327-349 2008

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