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Table 4 Distribution of terms for the mouse lung drawn from existing ontologies and resources

From: Comprehensive anatomic ontologies for lung development: A comparison of alveolar formation and maturation within mouse and human lung

Category NoNo. % Ontology No.
Anatomic ontologies 15,144 51% Uber Anatomy Ontology (UBERON) 68
Foundational Model of Anatomy (FMA) 34
Cell Ontology (CL) 38
Human Developmental Anatomy
Ontology, abstract version 2 (EHDAA2)
Non-anatomic ontologies 15 5% National Cancer Institute Thesaurus (NCIT) 4
NIH Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) 3
BRENDA Tissue and Enzyme Source Ontology (BTO) 5
Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine,
Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT)
Neuroscience Information Framework, Standard Ontology (NIFSTD) 1
Systemized Nomenclature of Medicine,
International Version (SNMI)
All existing terms 159 56%   159
Additional termsa 124 44%   124
Total 283 100%   283
  1. a, Terms drawn from the scientific literature but not found in any of the ontologies listed in the NCBO Bioportal