Human Phenotype Ontology Naming Authority

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Description The Human Phenotype Ontology is being developed to provide a structured and controlled vocabulary for the phenotypic features encountered in human hereditary and other disease. Our goal is to provide resource for the computational analysis of the human phenome, with a current focus on monogenic diseases listed in the Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) database, for which annotations are also provided.
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Citation Köhler, S et al. (2014) The Human Phenotype Ontology project: linking molecular biology and disease through phenotype data. Nucleic Acids Res. 42:D966-74.