Tag: biological sample

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Investigation Study Assay Tabular

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 consis ...


MetaboLights is a database for metabolomics studies, their raw experimental data and associated metadata. The database is cross-species and cross-technique and it covers metabolite structures and their reference spectra as well as their biological ro ...

Genomes OnLine Database

The Genomes Online Database provides access to information regarding genome and metagenome sequencing projects, and their associated metadata, around the world. Information in GOLD is organized into four levels: Study, Biosample/Organism, Sequencing ...

BioSamples at the European Bioinformatics Institute

The BioSamples database aggregates sample information for reference samples (e.g. Coriell Cell lines) and samples for which data exist in one of the EBI's assay databases such as ArrayExpress, the European Nucleotide Archive or PRIDE. It provides lin ...

NCBI BioSample

The NCBI BioSample database stores submitter-supplied descriptive information, or metadata, about the biological materials from which data stored in NCBI’s primary data archives are derived. NCBI’s archives host data from diverse types of samples fro ...

BIG Data Center

The BIG Data Center at Beijing Institute of Genomics (BIG) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences provides a suite of database resources in support of worldwide research activities in both academia and industry. With the vast amounts of multi-omics data ...

Minimum Information about an fMRI Study

These reporting guidelines were developed by the Committee on Best Practices in Data Analysis and Sharing (COBIDAS) of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping.

BBMRI-ERIC Directory

The BBMRI-ERIC Directory is a tool to share aggregate information about biobanks across Europe. The Directory welcomes new biobanks to join and publish information about themselves, including their contact information in the directory. The BBMRI-ERIC ...

Biologic Specimen and Data Repository Information Coordinating Center

The goal of Biologic Specimen and Data Repository Information Coordinating Center (BioLINCC) is to facilitate and coordinate the existing activities of the NHLBI Biorepository and the Data Repository and to expand their scope and usability to the sci ...

Standard Preanalytical Code

Standard Preanalytical Code (SPREC) identifies and records the main pre-analytical factors that may have impact on the integrity of sampled clinical fluids and solid biospecimens and their simple derivatives during collection, processing and storage. ...

Minimum Information about Plant Phenotyping Experiment

MIAPPE is a reporting guideline for plant phenotyping experiments. It comprises a checklist, i.e., a list of attributes to describe an experiment so that it is understandable and replicable. It should be consulted by people recording and depositing p ...

Global Genome Biodiversity Network Data Standard

The GGBN Data Standard is a set of terms and controlled vocabularies designed to represent sample facts. It does not cover e.g., scientific name, geography, or physiological facts. This allows combining the GGBN Data Standard with other complementary ...

Biospecimen Reporting for Improved Study Quality

The Biospecimen Reporting for Improved Study Quality (BRISQ) recommendations outlined are intended to apply to any study in which human biospecimens are used. The BRISQ guidelines are proposed as an important and timely resource tool to strengthen co ...

eagle-i Research Resource Ontology

A unique feature of the eagle-i software is that the data collection and search tools are completely driven by ontologies. These ontologies are a set of modules that are written in the OWL language and edited and managed using Protégé. Beginning in 2 ...

Functional Genomics Experiment Markup Language

Functional genomics experiments present many challenges in data archiving, sharing and querying. As the size and complexity of data generated from such experiments grows, so does the requirement for standard data formats. To address these needs, the ...

NIDA Center on Genetics Studies

This resource stores and distributes clinical data and biomaterials (DNA samples and cell lines) available in the NIDA Genetics Initiative. This includes blood and other biospecimens along with phenotypic data.

Biological Collections Ontology

The Biological Collections Ontology (BCO) supports the interoperability of biodiversity data, including data on museum collections, environmental/metagenomic samples, and ecological surveys. The BCO covers distinctions between individuals, organisms, ...

Genomic Observatories Meta-Database

The Genomic Observatories Meta-Database (GEOME) is a web-based database that captures the who, what, where, and when of biological samples and associated genetic sequences. GEOME helps users with the following goals: ensure the metadata from your bio ...

NICHD Data and Specimen Hub

The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Data and Specimen Hub (DASH) is a centralized resource that allows researchers to share and access de-identified data from studies funded by NICHD. DASH also ...


SciCrunch resource registry is the new name of the NIF registry. SciCrunch is a data sharing and display platform. Anyone can create a custom portal where they can select searchable subsets of hundreds of data sources, brand their web pages and creat ...

Just Enough Results Model Ontology

The JERM provides a framework to describe SEEK assets and the relationships between assets and the experiments that created them. All assets are related to the scientists that created them and the projects they originate from, so the model captures p ...

JACQ - Virtual herbaria

JACQ is the jointly administered herbarium management system and specimen database for a large number of herbaria from around the world. Abbreviations follow the Index Herbariorum hosted by the New York Botanical Garden http://sweetgum.nybg.org/scien ...

RIKEN Bioresource Research Center

RIKEN BRC collects, preserves and distributes five important bioresources: experimental mouse strains, Arabidopsis thaliana and other laboratory plants, cultured cell lines of human and animal origin, microorganisms, genetic materials of human, anima ...


A sample information file accompanying a .bed binary genotype table.


Original standard text format for sample pedigree information and genotype calls.

EBI BioSamples JSON Format

The EBI BioSamples JSON Format is a JSON schema used for submitting data to the EBI BioSamples database. This format can also be used to update or curate existing samples.

FAANG metadata experiment specification standard

The FAANG metadata experiment specification document describes the principles and structure for the FAANG metadata guidance. The main goal of the FAANG standards is to ensure all FAANG experiments are well described and that the description is well s ...

DDBJ Biosample

The BioSample database was developed to serve as a central location in which to capture and store descriptive information about the biological source materials, or samples, used to generate experimental data in any of DDBJ’s primary data archives. Ty ...

Minimum Information Model for Dielectric Measurements of Biological Tissues

The dielectric properties of biological tissues quantify the interaction of electromagnetic fields with the body. Specifically, the dielectric properties include the relative permittivity and conductivity. These properties are different for each tiss ...

Investigation Study Assay JSON

Investigation Study Assay JSON (ISA-JSON) describes the ISA Abstract Model reference implementation specified using the JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) format, a text format for serializing structured data. The ISA model consists of three core enti ...

Index of Exsiccatae

IndExs is a database comprising information on exsiccatae (=exsiccatal series) with titles, abbreviations, bibliography and provides a unique and persistent Exsiccata ID for each series. Exsiccatae are defined as "published, uniform, numbered sets of ...

Reflora Virtual Herbarium

The mission of this project was to built a virtual herbarium to display the images of Brazilian plants that are housed in foreign herbaria and was presented by the Brazilian Research Council (CNPq) to the Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden (JBRJ) in Dec ...

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