Investigation Study Assay Tabular

Other names: ISA-Tab

Investigation Study Assay Tabular (ISA-Tab) describes the ISA Abstract Model reference implementation specified using the ISA-Tab format. ISA-Tab files are tab separated value (tsv) files, with specific labeled column structures. The ISA model consists of three core entities to capture experimental metadata: investigation, study and assay. The extensible, hierarchical structure of this model enables the representation of studies employing one or a combination of technologies, focusing on the description of its experimental metadata (i.e. sample characteristics, technology and measurement types, sample-to-data relationships).


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