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[bioontology-support] FMA ontology

Madani,Sina AHMadani at
Fri Mar 16 07:59:56 PDT 2012

Thank you Natasha and Trish,

Loading the FMA owl version (3.2.1) generates "Multiple children of property elements" error for almost all the triples (I guess) because the size of the catalina log file increases to 2 Gb by the end of failed processing and shuts down the Tomcat server...


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From: Trish Whetzel [mailto:whetzel at]
Sent: Thursday, March 15, 2012 11:24 AM
To: Madani,Sina
Cc: support at Support
Subject: Re: [bioontology-support] FMA ontology

Another way to check for what properties an ontology is using in BioPortal for the preferred name and synonym is the Web service call "Get latest version of an ontology id" [1] in the XML attributes <synonymSlot> and <preferredNameSlot>. E.g. for FMA:



On Mar 15, 2012, at 9:09 AM, Natasha Noy wrote:


It's better to load the OWL version, available from the FMA web site [1]. THe property for preferred name is rdf:Label and the synonym property is Synonym.



On Mar 14, 2012, at 7:44 AM, Madani,Sina wrote:

Should I process FMA ontology, in our local appliance instance, as Protege format or OWL? The download file from NCBO (V.3.1) contains a pprj file while on the info page it is mentioned "Format: OWL". If the later is true should I use fma:synonym and fma: definition for the related property slots?


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