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ready Neuroscience Information Framework Standard Ontology


General Information
NIF Standard ontology (NIFSTD) is a core component of Neuroscience Information Framework (NIF) project (, a semantically enhanced portal for accessing and integrating neuroscience data, tools and information. NIFSTD includes a set of modular ontologies that provide a comprehensive collection of terminologies to describe neuroscience data and resources.

How to cite this record: NIFSTD; Neuroscience Information Framework Standard Ontology; DOI:; Last edited: Feb. 22, 2018, 2:09 p.m.; Last accessed: Mar 19 2018 10:45 a.m.


Developed in United States , Worldwide

Created in 2008

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Record updated: Oct. 16, 2017, 2:53 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.


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