The MGED Ontology (MO) provides terms for annotating all aspects of a microarray experiment from the design of the experiment and array layout, through to the preparation of the biological sample and the protocols used to hybridize the RNA and analyze the data.

Preferred Prefix
obo ontology
Homepage OWL
Chris Stoeckert   0000-0002-5714-991X
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in Microarray experimental conditions should match this regular expression:

Example Local Unique Identifier
ArrayGroup   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from Microarray experimental conditions should match this regular expression:

Example CURIE
Metaregistry Microarray experimental conditions

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 6 mappings to external registries for this resource with 1 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
AberOWL AberOWL logo aberowl MO
BioContext biocontext MO
BioPortal BioPortal Prefixes logo bioportal MO logo miriam mo
N2T Name-to-Thing logo n2t mo
OBO Foundry OBO Foundry logo obofoundry mo
RDF Information

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


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

Name Metaprefix URI
Microarray experimental conditions mo
Microarray experimental conditions (RDF) rdf
Bioregistry bioregistry miriam
OBO Foundry obofoundry
Name-to-Thing n2t
BioPortal Prefixes bioportal