The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) provides a standardized vocabulary of phenotypic abnormalities encountered in human disease.
Used for computational deep phenotyping and precision medicine as well as integration of clinical data into translational research.
- Contains +13,000 terms & +156,000 annotations to hereditary diseases.
- Updated regularly
- Translated into Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portugese, Russian, Spanish, and Turkish.
The HPO is being increasingly adopted as a standard for phenotypic abnormalities by diverse groups, contributing towards nascent efforts at global data exchange for identifying disease etiologies.
More information: https://hpo.jax.org/app/