Human ancestry ontology for the NHGRI GWAS Catalog

Preferred Prefix
demographics genome-wide association study human genetics obo ontology population genetics
Homepage Repository OWL
Danielle Welter   0000-0003-1058-2668   daniwelter
Identifier Space Owner
European Bioinformatics Institute
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in Human Ancestry Ontology should match this regular expression:

Example Local Unique Identifier
0290   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from Human Ancestry Ontology should match this regular expression:

Example CURIE
2018 A standardized framework for representation of ancestry data in genomics studies, with application to the NHGRI-EBI GWAS Catalog
Metaregistry Human Ancestry Ontology

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 7 mappings to external registries for this resource with 2 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
AberOWL AberOWL logo aberowl HANCESTRO
Biolink Biolink Model Registry logo biolink HANCESTRO
BioPortal BioPortal Prefixes logo bioportal HANCESTRO
FAIRSharing FAIRSharing logo fairsharing FAIRsharing.rja8qp
OBO Foundry OBO Foundry logo obofoundry hancestro
OLS Ontology Lookup Service logo ols hancestro
OntoBee OntoBee logo ontobee HANCESTRO
RDF Information

When using this resource in RDF, the following URI format should be used:$1


A provider turns a local unique identifiers from a resource into a URI. Many providers are also resolvable as URLs (i.e., they can be used in a web browser).

The local unique identifier 0290 is used to demonstrate the providers available for Human Ancestry Ontology. A guide for curating additional providers can be found here.

Name Metaprefix URI
Human Ancestry Ontology hancestro
Human Ancestry Ontology (RDF) rdf
Bioregistry bioregistry
OBO Foundry obofoundry
Ontology Lookup Service ols
BioPortal Prefixes bioportal
Extra Providers

Additional providers curated in the Bioregistry are listed here. These are typically inherited from or Prefix Commons, and need extra curation.

Code Name URL
legacy Legacy