Disease Ontology

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This article is about a specific disease ontology project. For the nature of disease generally, see Disease.

The Disease Ontology is a formal ontology of human disease.[1][2] It was originally developed at Northwestern University and is associated with the Open Biomedical Ontologies Foundry.

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  1. ^ Schriml, LM; Arze, C; Nadendla, S; Chang, YW; Mazaitis, M; Felix, V; Feng, G; Kibbe, WA (Jan 2012). "Disease Ontology: a backbone for disease semantic integration.". Nucleic Acids Research 40 (Database issue): D940–6. doi:10.1093/nar/gkr972. PMID 22080554. 
  2. ^ Osborne, JD; Flatow, J; Holko, M; Lin, SM; Kibbe, WA; Zhu, LJ; Danila, MI; Feng, G; Chisholm, RL (Jul 7, 2009). "Annotating the human genome with Disease Ontology.". BMC Genomics. 10 Suppl 1: S6. doi:10.1186/1471-2164-10-s1-s6. PMID 19594883. 

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