Changes between Version 26 and Version 27 of WikiStart
- 05/29/11 17:31:03 (2 years ago)
v26 v27 2 2 3 3 = About = 4 '''OntoCAT''' or '''Ontology Common API Tasks''' is a Java library aiming to overcome the hurdle of querying multiple existing ontology resources. It supports both major ontology browsers: '''[http://bioportal.bioontology.org/ NCBO BioPortal]''' and '''[http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ontology-lookup/ EBI Ontology Lookup Service (OLS)]''', providing a convenient wrapper around their Web Services. It also supports querying of local OWL and OBO resources making use of '''[http://owlapi.sourceforge.net/2.x.x/index.html OWL API]'''. '''OntoCAT''' provides the same standardised, uniform interface for all of them. 4 '''OntoCAT''' . 5 5 6 6 '''OntoCAT''' exists in many flavours including a stand-alone database and browser, REST service, google app application and [wiki:r ontoCAT R package] to work with ontologies in R environment. See [wiki:OntocatDownload#AlternativeOntoCATversions download page] for package download options.