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Re: A problem-oriented medical record OWL ontology

From: Trish Whetzel <whetzel@pcbi.upenn.edu>
Date: Wed, 6 Dec 2006 14:26:28 -0500 (EST)
To: William Bug <William.Bug@DrexelMed.edu>
cc: "Kashyap, Vipul" <VKASHYAP1@PARTNERS.ORG>, "Forsberg, Kerstin L" <Kerstin.L.Forsberg@astrazeneca.com>, public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0612061423190.14097@hera.pcbi.upenn.edu>

> This is a very informal effort Chris Mungall has been leading - and is 
> directly related to the work he, NCI, OBI, BIRN, and others have been doing 
> on a shared formalism for expressing ontology-associated metadata - or 
> AnnotationProperties - or "speech acts" - depending on who you discuss the 
> issue with.  It all comes down to setting a context for the ontology content 
> being constructed - and the ontology-based assertions/annotations being 
> created using formalisms such as PATO.
>
> So far, this has really just consisted of a few email threads, to the best of 
> my knowledge, though I may have missed ongoing follow-up discussions.
Ok, I guess this is part of the OBO2OWL mapping effort as well. Are the
discussions you refer to the ones on the obo-discuss and/or obo-format
list from Sourceforge?

Trish



>>> There is also an informal effort underway in this same context for 
>>> associating "speech acts" with the annotations, which relates both to the 
>>> "acts" as represented in HL7 RIM and similar contextual qualifiers as 
>>> represented in ontologies such as DOLCE & GALEN.
>> Which effort is this?
>> 
>> Trish
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