NCI Metathesaurus (NCIm) is a wide-ranging biomedical terminology database that covers most terminologies used by NCI for clinical care, translational and basic research, and public information and administrative activities. It integrates terms and definitions from different terminologies, including NCI Thesaurus, however the representation is not identical.

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Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in NCI Metathesaurus should match this regular expression:

Example Local Unique Identifier
C0026339   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from NCI Metathesaurus should match this regular expression:

Example CURIE

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 3 mappings to external registries for ncim.

Registry Name Metaprefix External Prefix miriam ncim
Name-to-Thing n2t ncim
Prefix Commons prefixcommons NCIM

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE ncim:C0026339 is used to demonstrate the provides available for ncim. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URI
NCI Metathesaurus ncim
Bioregistry bioregistry miriam
Name-to-Thing n2t