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[bioontology-support] suggestion: bioportal_page annotation property

Alan Ruttenberg alanruttenberg at
Wed Mar 24 08:59:39 PDT 2010

Of course I hand edited the file before sending it, and made a mistake :(
Attached is one that works.

On Wed, Mar 24, 2010 at 8:49 AM, Alan Ruttenberg
<alanruttenberg at> wrote:
> There will be many cases in which people will want to include a link
> to the bioportal visualization of a term. I suggest that Bioportal
> make a small ontology available, initially containing a single
> annotation property: bioportal:page, spiritually a subproperty of
> foaf:page.
> I would document this appropriately, and indicate that user MAY wish
> to declare foaf:page an annotation property, and make this an
> annotation subproperty of foaf:page, but not do so in the ontology, as
> this may represent a commitment that the user may not wish to make (as
> foaf does not declare foaf:page to be an annotation property, just an
> rdf:property).
> I would be happy to review other suggestion for inclusion in the
> ontology, which I suggest be kept small and with attention to not
> introducing unnecessary ontological commitments.
> I have attached a suggested start.
> -Alan
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