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ready Ontology for Biobanking


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The ontology for Biobanking (OBIB) is an ontology built for annotation and modeling of biobank repository and biobanking administration. It is developed based on subset of Ontology for Biomedical Investigations (OBI) using Basic Formal Ontology (BFO) as top ontology and following OBO Foundry principles. The first version of the ontology is merged of two existing biobank related ontologies, OMIABIS and biobank ontology.

How to cite this record: OBIB; Ontology for Biobanking; DOI:; Last edited: Feb. 22, 2018, 2:18 p.m.; Last accessed: Mar 23 2018 5:25 a.m.


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Created in 2017

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Record added: Oct. 24, 2017, 9:41 a.m.
Record updated: Feb. 22, 2018, 2:18 p.m.


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