Ontology Alignment Evaluation Initiative

Special Issue: Ontology Alignment in Life Sciences

We invite authors of:

  1. relevant papers submitted to the Ontology Matching workshop,
  2. system papers with competitive results in the OAEI biomedical-themed tracks (anatomy, largebio and phenotype), and
  3. biomedical-themed dataset descriptions to benchmark ontology alignment systems;
to submit an extended version of their contributions to be considered in the Ontology Alignment in Life Sciences special issue of the Journal of Biomedical Semantics (JBMS).

Guest editors

Important Dates

January 31st
Intention to submit: please fill this google form.
March 15th
Submission deadline.

Submission guidelines

Prospective authors must follow the submission guidelines posted at http://jbiomedsem.biomedcentral.com/submission-guidelines/. Please indicate in the submission process or in the cover letter that the paper is for the Special Issue on Ontology Alignment in Life Sciences.

Submissions shall be made through the Journal of Biomedical Semantics website. Please register to obtain an account if you do not have one yet.

Note that the Journal of Biomedical Semantics is an open access journal and therefore there are article-processing charges (APC). Authors of low-income countries may not need to pay APC. Authors whose institutions are Supporter Members will have a discount.