The purpose of this page is to find methods to check the quality of the GO annotations. There are four types of errors that we would like to find easily:
- Omission of annotations
- Problems in the ontology
- Varying granularity of annotations
- Incorrect annotations
Omission of annotations
Problems in the ontology
Varying granularity of annotations
- New (more granular) term was created since the annotation was made.
How to address this: Should we warn curator when a more granular term is created an their database have annotations to the parent term?
- Curator feels they do not have the expertise to annotate a gene.
How to address this: Better communication: SF annotation tracker, email, wiki
Errors during annotations. How to address this:
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