Bioengineering

Metadata Standards

ISA-Tab

A general purpose framework with which to capture and communicate metadata for data files from 'omics-based' experiments employing combinations of technologies.

MIBBI - Minimum Information for Biological and Biomedical Investigations

A common portal to a group of checklists of Minimum Information in nearly 40 biological disciplines.

Extensions

ISA-TAB Nano

An extension of ISA-TAB specifying the format for representing and sharing information about nanomaterials, small molecules and biological specimens along with their assay characterization data.

Use Cases

FlowRepository

A database of flow cytometry experiments where you can query and download data collected and annotated according to the MIBBI-registered MIFlowCyt standard.