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ready BioAssay Ontology


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The BioAssay Ontology (BAO) describes chemical biology screening assays and their results including high-throughput screening (HTS) data for the purpose of categorizing assays and data analysis.

How to cite this record: BAO; BioAssay Ontology; DOI:; Last edited: Feb. 22, 2018, 2:41 p.m.; Last accessed: Apr 20 2018 3:44 p.m.

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Digitoxin metabolism by rat liver microsomes.

Schmoldt A,Benthe HF,Haberland G
Biochem Pharmacol 1975

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Evolving BioAssay Ontology (BAO): modularization, integration and applications.

Abeyruwan S,Vempati UD,Kucuk-McGinty H,Visser U,Koleti A,Mir A,Sakurai K,Chung C,Bittker JA,Clemons PA,Brudz S,Siripala A,Morales AJ,Romacker M,Twomey D,Bureeva S,Lemmon V,Schurer SC
J Biomed Semantics 2014

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PubChem is organized as three linked databases within the NCBI's Entrez information retrieval system. These are PubChem Substance, PubChem Compound, and PubChem BioAssay. PubChem also provides a fast chemical structure similarity search tool. More information about using each component database may be found using the links in the homepage.

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