getOntologyNoReasoning: Returns an instance of the ontology parser created from OWL...

Description Usage Arguments Value Author(s) References See Also

View source: R/onLoad.R


Loads the ontology described in OWL or OBO format from the local file or on the fly by using URL.





a character string giving the URL or local name of the file to load ontology from


Returns an instance of the Ontology class.


Natalja Kurbatova


Adamusiak T, Burdett T, van der Velde K J, Abeygunawardena N, Antonakaki D, Parkinson H and Swertz M: OntoCAT – a simpler way to access ontology resources. Available from Nature Precedings (2010)

Malone J, Holloway E, Adamusiak T, Kapushesky M, Zheng J, Kolesnikov N, Zhukova A, Brazma A, Parkinson H: Modeling Sample Variables with an Experimental Factor Ontology. Bioinformatics 2010, 26(8):1112–1118

Experimental Factor Ontology

Ontology Common API Tasks java library

Java sources and javadocs:

See Also

Ontology and OntologyTerm

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