An ontology-based comparative anatomy information system

  title={An ontology-based comparative anatomy information system},
  author={Ravensara S. Travillian and Kremena Diatchka and Tejinder K. Judge and Katarzyna Wilamowska and Linda G. Shapiro},
  journal={Artificial intelligence in medicine},
  volume={51 1},
INTRODUCTION This paper describes the design, implementation, and potential use of a comparative anatomy information system (CAIS) for querying on similarities and differences between homologous anatomical structures across species, the knowledge base it operates upon, the method it uses for determining the answers to the queries, and the user interface it employs to present the results. The relevant informatics contributions of our work include (1) the development and application of the… CONTINUE READING