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Re: Answers to questions about BioPortal

From: kc28 <kei.cheung@yale.edu>
Date: Wed, 10 Jan 2007 22:10:54 -0500
To: William Bug <William.Bug@DrexelMed.edu>
Cc: Tim Clark <twclark@nmr.mgh.harvard.edu>, Mark Wilkinson <markw@illuminae.com>, dirk.colaert@agfa.com, Daniel Rubin <rubin@med.stanford.edu>, w3c semweb hcls <public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org>, public-semweb-lifesci-request@w3.org
Message-id: <45A5AABE.4080702@yale.edu>

William Bug wrote:

> Here, here.
>
> I also would join Chimezie in saying I don't want to ruffle feathers 
> on this issue, but if either NCBO and/or NLM/NCBI would start 
> experimenting with a more broadly deployed LSID Registry & Resolution 
> Service (NCBO for ontologies and NLM/NCBI for BioRDF data sets and/or 
> data sets with ontology-centric annotations), I think there would be 
> many interested in making use of it.


Agreed. The whole point of the semantic web is to come up with a 
standard that can broadly be applied to interconnect or integrate 
ontologies/data sets across different organizations (e.g., NCBO and 
NLM/NCBI).

Cheers,

-Kei

-Kei
Received on Thursday, 11 January 2007 03:45:34 UTC

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