Ontologies in MPD

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

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



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 29 Mar 2019
VT OBO version 8.8 captured 29 Mar 2019.