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Re: [BiONT][BioRDF] Mussels

From: Steve Chervitz <Steve_Chervitz@affymetrix.com>
Date: Thu, 04 May 2006 15:13:11 -0700
To: Alan Ruttenberg <alanruttenberg@gmail.com>, <public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org>
Message-ID: <C07FCA87.1E327%Steve_Chervitz@affymetrix.com>

How about using a wikispecies URL, where the taxonomic term appears in the
URL:

http://species.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bivalvia

For mussels you can't currently get much below the Order level, but this is
just a matter of fleshing out the wikispecies database.

Steve


> From: Alan Ruttenberg <alanruttenberg@gmail.com>
> Date: Thu, 4 May 2006 01:42:16 -0400
> To: <public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org>
> Subject: Re: [BiONT][BioRDF] Mussels
> Resent-From: <public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org>
> Resent-Date: Thu, 04 May 2006 05:42:38 +0000
> 
> 
> Another thought is to use  wikipedia URL's as the identifier - there
> are often matches at this level of description. The downside is that
> you lose the superclass relations that you have in taxonomy, e.g. the
> ability to query for mammal, and get back all the primates, mice,
> rats, etc.
> 
> e.g. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mussel
> 
> -Alan
> 
> On May 4, 2006, at 1:29 AM, Alan Ruttenberg wrote:
>> 
>> I am inclined to create a class which is the union of all these
>> classes and then annotate the antibody with that class.
> 
> 
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