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Disease DRAFT Profile

Version: 0.1-DRAFT (28 May 2021)

Bioschema profile describing a Disease in Life Sciences


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Contributors

The following people have been involved in the creation of this specification document. They are all members of the Diseases group.

Group Leader(s)
Other team members

Schema.org hierarchy

This Profile fits into the schema.org hierarchy as follows:

Thing > MedicalEntity > MedicalCondition

Description

This is the first draft of the Disease profie, using MedicalCondition type from schema.org as template for inheriting some properites

Latest profiles

Latest release: none

Latest draft: 0.1-DRAFT

Previous profiles

Previous version: none


Group Use Cases Cross Walk Task & Issues Examples Live Deploys
Diseases

You can read the release version of this specification here.


Key to specification table
  • Green properties/types are proposed by Bioschemas, or indicate proposed changes by Bioschemas to Schema.org
  • Red properties/types exist in the core of Schema.org
  • Blue properties/types exist in the pending area of Schema.org
  • Black properties/types are reused from external vocabularies/ontologies

CD = Cardinality

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Property Expected Type Description CD Controlled Vocabulary Example
Marginality: Minimum.
identifier PropertyValue
Text
URL
Schema:

The identifier property represents any kind of identifier for any kind of Thing, such as ISBNs, GTIN codes, UUIDs etc. Schema.org provides dedicated properties for representing many of these, either as textual strings or as URL (URI) links. See background notes for more details.


ONE
View ≪identifier≫ example
name Text
Schema:

The name of the item.


ONE
View ≪name≫ example
Marginality: Recommended.
description Text
Schema:

A description of the item.


ONE
View ≪description≫ example
drug Drug
Schema:

Specifying a drug or medicine used in a medication procedure


MANY
View ≪drug≫ example
image ImageObject
URL
Schema:

An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.


ONE
View ≪image≫ example
url URL
Schema:

URL of the item.


Bioschemas:

Link to the official webpage associated to this entity.

ONE
View ≪url≫ example
Marginality: Optional.
alternateName Text
Schema:

An alias for the item.


MANY
View ≪alternateName≫ example
disambiguatingDescription Text
Schema:

A sub property of description. A short description of the item used to disambiguate from other, similar items. Information from other properties (in particular, name) may be necessary for the description to be useful for disambiguation.


MANY
sameAs URL
Schema:

URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item’s identity. E.g. the URL of the item’s Wikipedia page, Wikidata entry, or official website.


MANY
View ≪sameAs≫ example

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