FAQ: Adding Custom Browsers
How do I add a custom link to an ontology browser for my ontology?
Every ontology in the registry is automatically in OntoBee, so we automatically provide a link to OntoBee.
You can provide links to additional browsers under a
key. For example, see the metadata for the /ontology/hp.html (click on “View” in the left panel to see the metadata).
It will contain an entry something like this:
browsers: - label: HPO title: Charite HPO Browser url: http://www.human-phenotype-ontology.org/hpoweb/showterm?id=HP:0000118 - label: Monarch title: Monarch Phenotype Page url: http://monarchinitiative.org/phenotype/HP:0000118
browsers is a multifield key. In YAML, each element in an array is
indicated by the
-s. Each such element must have
label (this is
used to render the button),
url (the actual link).
In future we hope to enhance this:
- embeddable browsers
- embeddable search
- automatic links to OLS and BioPortal
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