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Table 5 Distribution of terms for the human 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 No. % Ontology No.
Anatomic ontologies 167 55% Uber Anatomy Ontology (UBERON) 75
Foundational Model of Anatomy (FMA) 47
Cell Ontology (CL) 41
Human Developmental Anatomy
Ontology, abstract version 2 (EHDAA2)
Non-anatomic ontologies 22 7% National Cancer Institute Thesaurus (NCIT) 5
NIH Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) 5
BRENDA Tissue and Enzyme Source Ontology (BTO) 7
Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine, Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT) 3
Radiology Lexicon (RADLEX) 2
All Existing Terms 189 63%   189
Additional Termsa 112 37%   112
Total 301 100%   301
  1. a, Terms drawn from the scientific literature, but not found in any of the ontologies listed in the NCBO Bioportal