searchTermPrefix: Searches for term by prefix in ontology

Description Usage Arguments Value Author(s) References See Also Examples

Description

Searches the term by prefix in the ontology. Returns list of term's accessions.

Usage

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    searchTermPrefix(object,prefix)

Arguments

object

instance of the Ontology class

prefix

prefix to search for

Value

Returns list of accessions

Author(s)

Natalja Kurbatova

References

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 http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/npre.2010.4666.1 (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 http://www.ebi.ac.uk/efo

Ontology Common API Tasks java library http://www.ontocat.org

Java sources and javadocs: http://sourceforge.net/projects/ontocat/files/

See Also

Ontology and OntologyTerm

Examples

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    efo <- getEFO()
    searchTermPrefix(efo,"thy")

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