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ready Biomedical Resource Ontology


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Biomedical Resource Ontology (BRO) enables semantic annotation and discovery of biomedical resources. The biomedical research community relies on a diverse set of resources, both within their own institutions and at other research centers. Without effective means to locate and query these resources, it is challenging, if not impossible, for investigators to be aware of the myriad resources available, or to effectively perform resource discovery when the need arises.

Record updated: Sept. 22, 2016, 2:38 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.



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Grant Number(s)

  • 1UL1RR024146-01 (CTSA, USA)

  • 1UL1RR024153-01 (CTSA, USA)

  • 1UL1RR024986-01 (CTSA, USA)

  • 1UL1RR025008-01 (CTSA, USA)

  • 3U54DA021519-04S1 (NCBC)

  • 3U54HG004028-04S1 (NCBC)

  • 3UL1RR024153-03S1 (CTSA, USA)

  • 5UL1RR024128-03S1 (CTSA, USA)


The Biomedical Resource Ontology (BRO) to enable resource discovery in clinical and translational research.

Tenenbaum JD,Whetzel PL,Anderson K,Borromeo CD,Dinov ID,Gabriel D,Kirschner B,Mirel B,Morris T,Noy N,Nyulas C,Rubenson D,Saxman PR,Singh H,Whelan N,Wright Z,Athey BD,Becich MJ,Ginsburg GS,Musen MA,Smith KA,Tarantal AF,Rubin DL,Lyster P
J Biomed Inform 2010

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