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[bioontology-support] searching a subtree of an ontology
tomasz at ebi.ac.uk
Wed Jun 16 12:40:18 PDT 2010
Ah yes, that looks like it. Many thanks for your help!
On 16/06/2010 17:39, Trish Whetzel wrote:
> Hi Tomasz,
> Thanks for the feature request. There is a parameter to limit the search
> to a subtree. More documentation on the 'subtreerootconceptid' parameter
> is at:
> Does this meet your needs?
> On Jun 16, 2010, at 9:28 AM, Tomasz Adamusiak wrote:
>> Would it be possible to add a feature (unless it's already possible)
>> to limit a search query to a part of an ontology? Example search only
>> children of Unit_of_Measure in NCI Thesaurus.
>> At the moment the only way I think it could work would be to ask the
>> root path for every term in the result list, which of course is not
>> very effective...
>> Ccing Kees van Bochove on the email who's also interested in this
>> Tomasz Adamusiak, MD, PhD
>> European Bioinformatics Institute
>> +44 (0) 1223 492 562
>> tomasz.adamusiak at ebi.ac.uk
>> bioontology-support mailing list
>> bioontology-support at lists.stanford.edu
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