EVS makes available a number of terminologies through the browser and API that are produced by sources outside the NCI.

Name

Source

URL for Download

Secured?

Format

Size

Processing Notes

Gene Ontology

Gene Ontology Consortium

ftp://ftp.geneontology.org/pub/go/ontology-archive/

 

OBO

12M

 

HL7

Health Level Seven

http://www.hl7.org/Library/data-model/RIM/modelpage_mem.htm

 

RIM database

32M

 

NDF-RT

Department of Veterinary Affairs

http://www.pbm.va.gov/NationalFormulary.aspx

 

OWL

4M

Converted from datafile to OWL by Lockheed Martin

NCI MetaThesaurus

NCI Enterprise Vocabulary Services

http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/download/evsportal.jsp

 

RRF

5.4G

 

NCI Thesaurus

NCI Enterprise Vocabulary Services

http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/download/evsportal.jsp

 

OWL

290M

 

RadLex

Radiological Society of North America

http://www.rsna.org/radlex/downloads.cfm

 

OBO

7M

 

The MGED Ontology

MGED Society

http://mged.sourceforge.net/ontologies/MGEDOntology.owl

 

OWL

1M

 

UMLS

Unified Medical Language System

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/research/umls/licensedcontent/umlsknowledgesources.html

Requires Free UMLS License

RRF

22G

 

UMLS SemNet

UMLS Semantic Network

http://semanticnetwork.nlm.nih.gov/Download/index.html

 

RRF

1M

 

Zebrafish

The Zebrafish Model Organization Database

http://zfin.org/zf_info/downloads.html#ad

 

OBO

1M

 



The UMLS is not published in entirety. Instead a number of subset ontologies are extracted and published.

Name

Original Source

Secured?

Size of subset

Processing Notes

LOINC

Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes

 

500M

 

MedDRA

Maintenance and Support Services Organization

[ Requires MSSO Subscription

http://www.meddramsso.com/mssoweb/subscriptions/index.htm]

193M

 

Snomed

International Health Terminology Standards Development Organization

Requires member country license

7.4G