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The Chemical Information Ontology (CHEMINF) aims to establish a standard in representing chemical information. In particular, it aims to produce an ontology to represent chemical structure and to richly describe chemical properties, whether intrinsic or computed.

The ontology URL is

You can browse the ontology online at:

Validation reports can be found at:

Featured Articles:

  • Janna Hastings, Leonid Chepelev, Egon Willighagen, Nico Adams, Christoph Steinbeck, Michel Dumontier. The chemical information ontology: Provenance and disambiguation for chemical data on the biological semantic web. PLoS ONE 6, e25513+ (2011). URL

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