The MHC Restriction Ontology is an application ontology capturing how Major Histocompatibility Complex (MHC) restriction is defined in experiments, spanning exact protein complexes, individual protein chains, serotypes, haplotypes and mutant molecules, as well as evidence for MHC restrictions.

Preferred Prefix
immune system immunology major histocompatibility complex obo ontology
Homepage Repository OWL
Bjoern Peters   0000-0002-8457-6693   bpeters42
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in MHC Restriction Ontology should match this regular expression:

Example Local Unique Identifier
0000634   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from MHC Restriction Ontology should match this regular expression:

Example CURIE
2016 An ontology for major histocompatibility restriction
Metaregistry MHC Restriction 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 MRO
BioContext biocontext MRO
BioPortal BioPortal Prefixes logo bioportal MRO
FAIRSharing FAIRSharing logo fairsharing FAIRsharing.k893xa
OBO Foundry OBO Foundry logo obofoundry mro
OLS Ontology Lookup Service logo ols mro
OntoBee OntoBee logo ontobee MRO
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 0000634 is used to demonstrate the providers available for MHC Restriction Ontology. A guide for curating additional providers can be found here.

Name Metaprefix URI
MHC Restriction Ontology mro
MHC Restriction Ontology (RDF) rdf
Bioregistry bioregistry
OBO Foundry obofoundry
Ontology Lookup Service ols
BioPortal Prefixes bioportal