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Post-Coordinating Orthogonal Ontologies for Data Annotation

Detwiler, Landon T and Shaw, Marianne and Cook, Daniel L and Gennari, John H and Brinkley, James F (2009) Post-Coordinating Orthogonal Ontologies for Data Annotation. In Proceedings, Annual Symposium of the American Medical Informatics Association, pages 815, San Fransisco, CA.

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Using an extended SparQL syntax and engine, known as VSparQL, we demonstrate a method for joining concepts from orthogonal reference ontologies to form new concepts on-the-fly for data annotation. We use Skolem functions to produce unique references for each new data annotation instance.

Item Type:Conference Poster
Projects:Foundational Model of Anatomy, Ontology Views
Subjects:SIG Publications
ID Code:237
Deposited By:Franklin, Joshua Daniel
Deposited On:26 February 2010