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Ontologies, Databases, and Standards: Part 1

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This lesson provides an overview of the current status in the field of neuroscientific ontologies, presenting examples of data organization and standards, particularly from neuroimaging and electrophysiology. 

Topics covered in this lesson
  • Introduction to the DANDI Archive: The BRAIN Initiative archive for publishing and sharing neurophysiology data including electrophysiology, optophysiology, and behavioral time-series, and images from immunostaining experiments
  • Introduction to the Neurodata Without Borders (NWB) metadata standard
  • Introduction to dataset-level metadata
  • Introduction to Brain Imaging Data Structure (BIDS)