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.
Local identifiers in NCI Metathesaurus should match this
Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from NCI Metathesaurus should match
this regular expression:
The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are
3 mappings to external registries for
|Registry Name||Metaprefix||External Prefix|
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.