An ontology for data retrieval and exchange in the fields of multiple DNA/RNA alignment, protein sequence and protein structure alignment.

Preferred Prefix
alignment obo ontology sequence
Julie Thompson
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in Multiple alignment should match this regular expression:

Example Local Unique Identifier
0000061   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from Multiple alignment should match this regular expression:

Example CURIE
Metaregistry Multiple alignment

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 3 mappings to external registries for this resource with 1 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
BioContext biocontext MAO
OBO Foundry OBO Foundry logo obofoundry mao
Prefix Commons Prefix Commons logo prefixcommons mao
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 0000061 is used to demonstrate the providers available for Multiple alignment. A guide for curating additional providers can be found here.

Name Metaprefix URI
Multiple alignment (RDF) rdf
Bioregistry bioregistry
OBO Foundry obofoundry
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
bio2rdf Bio2RDF