Project

Goals

Convert BEL to an RDF data model to store richer semantics and enhance our query capabilities.

The following use cases are in mind:

RDF Model

The following data types need to be converted to RDF to support these uses.

Queries

BEL Sparql queries

Technology

bel2rdf: (obsolete; use bel.rb) Initial proof-of-concept code to convert BEL to RDF

bel.rb (master branch): BEL to RDF conversion being merged into ruby gem as an optional feature.