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Table 1 Problems and their fixes using VT

From: The Vertebrate Trait Ontology: a controlled vocabulary for the annotation of trait data across species

Problem Original trait/subtrait or term name Current VT term Current VT ID
Original QTL “trait” is not a trait: Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis/ Blood glucocorticoid amount VT:0003366
corticosterone
White spotting on belly Coat/hair pigmentation trait VT:0010463
Name contains sample information: Hormone level/ Blood aldosterone amount VT:0005346
aldosterone, females
Name contains experimental condition information: Blood pressure/ Arterial blood pressure trait VT:2000000
salt-depleted
Percentage live sperm after thawing Sperm quantity VT:0002673
Name contains measurement information: Blood pressure/ Arterial blood pressure trait VT:2000000
pulse pressure
Average daily gain Postnatal growth trait VT:0001731
Name contains both condition and measurement information: Post-weaning average daily gain Postnatal growth trait VT:0001731
Name contains both method and measurement information: Blood pressure/ Arterial blood pressure trait VT:2000000
direct systolic
Name contains disease information: Glucose level/ Blood glucose amount VT:0000188
insulin-dependent
Tibial dyschondroplasia Tibia morphology trait VT:0000558
Same trait described in two different ways: Gland mass/pancreas Pancreas mass VT:0010144
Pancreas weight/(none) Pancreas mass VT:0010144