|The Evidence Ontology is a controlled vocabulary of terms
describing the evidence that supports assertions within Pathway/Genome
The ontology currently contains
The Evidence Ontology was developed to provide a controlled vocabulary of terms
for defining the different types of experimental and computational evidence
that support assertions within Pathway/Genome Databases
such as the MetaCyc database.
evidence supporting predicted metabolic pathways and operons, and
evidence supporting experimentally determined enzyme functions.
For more information see
"An Evidence Ontology for use in Pathway/Genome Databases" in
the 2004 Proceedings of the Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing