Ontologies in MPD

Most phenotype measures are MPD-annotated to one or more phenotype ontology terms, to facilitate searching and analysis. The ontologies currently utilized include:

• Vertebrate Trait Ontology (VT) Navigate     Download
• Adult Mouse Anatomy Ontology (MA) Navigate     Download
• Mammalian Phenotype Ontology (MP) Navigate     Download


Search ontologies



Usage example: A search on ontology term ID VT:0010488 ("response to addictive substance trait") would lead to a result page like this.

Our data API can retrieve based on ontology terms too.



Ontology versions and load dates
MA OBO captured 29 Mar 2019.
MP OBO captured 6 Sep 2019.
VT OBO version 9.1 captured 06 Sep 2019.