Semantic Web/Linked Data support added

April 2nd, 2012 | Posted by rcf8 in News | Uncategorized

GWAS Central now provides data in Semantic Web and Linked Data compatible formats through:

  • Individual markers, phenotypes and results which now output RDF and Turtle formats that connect to Linked Data resources.
  • Nanopublications: a  Semantic Web resource using named graphs, and contain key results for each dataset outputs N-Quads format. These follow the nanopublication proposals suggested here.
  • The construction of a triple-store with a SPARQL server available at

We are in the process of updating the Web Services section of our help with more information.

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