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ready CHEMical INFormation Ontology


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The Chemical Information Ontology (CHEMINF), is a formal ontology pertaining to chemical information entities that is being developed collaboratively within the context of the OBO Foundry. The ontology is implemented with the Web Ontology Language (OWL2). ChEMINF includes; chemical graphs, chemical descriptors, as well as algorithms and chemical data representation formalisms and formats.

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  • BB/G022747/1 (Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council)

  • KoF 07 (Uppsala University, Sweden)


The chemical information ontology: provenance and disambiguation for chemical data on the biological semantic web.

Hastings J,Chepelev L,Willighagen E,Adams N,Steinbeck C,Dumontier M
PLoS One 2011

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