Community-wide markupAnnotation and Curation
ýthe elucidation and description of biologically relevant featuresţ
Computationally formed ˝ e.g. cross references to other database entries, date collected;
Intellectually formed ˝ the accumulated knowledge of an expert distilling the aggregated information drawn from multiple data sources and analyses, and the annotators knowledge.
The biologists have a well-established mark-up culture where resources are annotated (often by hand) by curators,