The Cell Ontology is designed as a structured controlled vocabulary for cell types. The ontology was constructed for use by the model organism and other bioinformatics databases, incorporating cell types from prokaryotes to mammals, and includes plants and fungi.

Prefix
cl
Preferred Prefix
CL
Version
2021-09-09
Links
Homepage OBO OWL
Contact
addiehl@buffalo.edu
Pattern
^CL:\d{7}$
Namespace in Pattern
True (CL:)
Example Identifier
0000062   Resolve
Metaregistry

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 9 mappings to external registries for cl.

Registry Name Metaprefix Metaidentifier
BioPortal Prefixes bioportal CL
Gene Ontology Registry go CL
Identifiers.org miriam cl
Name-to-Thing n2t cl
OBO Foundry obofoundry CL
Ontology Lookup Service ols cl
OntoBee ontobee CL
Prefix Commons prefixcommons CL
Wikidata Property wikidata P7963
Providers

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE cl:0000062 is used to demonstrate the provides available for cl. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URL
Cell Ontology cl https://www.ebi.ac.uk/ols/ontologies/cl/terms?obo_id=CL:0000062
Bioregistry bioregistry https://bioregistry.io/cl:0000062
Identifiers.org miriam https://identifiers.org/CL:0000062
OBO Foundry obofoundry http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/CL_0000062
Ontology Lookup Service ols https://www.ebi.ac.uk/ols/ontologies/cl/terms?iri=http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/CL_0000062
Name-to-Thing n2t https://n2t.net/cl:0000062
BioPortal Prefixes bioportal https://bioportal.bioontology.org/ontologies/CL/?p=classes&conceptid=http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/CL_0000062