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[bioontology-support] Extract all the substances in the MeSH ontology using bioportal API

Trish Whetzel whetzel at
Tue Jan 3 18:14:52 PST 2012

Hi Balaji, 

Yes, you can use the "Get All Terms" Web service [1] to extract all of the MeSH terms and filter for terms with a Semantic Type of interest. The Semantic Type information or TUI is within the <relations> section of the XML within the tag:



On Jan 3, 2012, at 6:16 PM, Balaji Ramesh wrote:

> Dear Sir/ Madam,
>                                   Is it possible to extract all the substances that appear in the MeSH ontology using its semantic type with Bioportal APIs.
> For eg: extract all the Pharmacological substance (Semantic Type T121) that appear in the MeSH ontology.
> Thank You
> Regards
> Balaji

Trish Whetzel, PhD
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The National Center for Biomedical Ontology
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