Plant Ontology granted full membership of the Open Biomedical Ontology (OBO) Foundry.

The Plant Ontology project is happy to announce that the project have been granted full member status of the OBO Foundry (http://www.obofoundry.org/). After an extensive review by the OBO Foundry Editorial Working Group, the Plant Ontology (PO) and the Ontology for Biomedical Investigations (OBI) were judged to have performed well when measured against the accepted OBO Foundry Principles.