The anatomy of phenotype ontologies: principles, properties and applications

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The anatomy of phenotype ontologies: principles, properties and applications. / Gkoutos, Georgios V.; Schofield, Paul N; Hoehndorf, Robert.

In: Briefings in Bioinformatics, Vol. 19, No. 5, 28.09.2018, p. 1008-1021.

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Gkoutos, GV, Schofield, PN & Hoehndorf, R 2018, 'The anatomy of phenotype ontologies: principles, properties and applications', Briefings in Bioinformatics, vol. 19, no. 5, pp. 1008-1021. https://doi.org/10.1093/bib/bbx035

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Gkoutos, G. V., Schofield, P. N., & Hoehndorf, R. (2018). The anatomy of phenotype ontologies: principles, properties and applications. Briefings in Bioinformatics, 19(5), 1008-1021. https://doi.org/10.1093/bib/bbx035

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Gkoutos GV, Schofield PN, Hoehndorf R. The anatomy of phenotype ontologies: principles, properties and applications. Briefings in Bioinformatics. 2018 Sep 28;19(5):1008-1021. https://doi.org/10.1093/bib/bbx035

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Gkoutos, Georgios V. ; Schofield, Paul N ; Hoehndorf, Robert. / The anatomy of phenotype ontologies: principles, properties and applications. In: Briefings in Bioinformatics. 2018 ; Vol. 19, No. 5. pp. 1008-1021.

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