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Last Updated: 
Feb 5 2016 - 11:27pm
Not all CEDAR releases are super-special, sometimes we just have to take care of business. That's what we did this month, getting ready to do some things and making other things better.    Features in This Release Multi-element cloning: If you're working on one element in a multi-element collection and decide you want another one, you have more... Read complete article
CEDAR made an appearance at the 2017 Stanford Big Data in Biomedicine Conference May 24-25 where Debra Willrett presented her poster on "Finding and Reusing Biomedical Datasets using CEDAR Metadata Repository and Tools". You can view Debra and the CEDAR team's poster here: https://metadatacenter.org/tools-training/outreach/finding-and-reusing-b... Read complete article
Dr. Daniel Cooper coordinates many of the scientific challenges submitting data to the Library of Integrated Network-based Cellular Signatures (LINCS) Data Coordination and Integration Center (DCIC). In this role he has been instrumental in defining and guiding CEDAR adoption and integration in the LINCS DCIC framework. Recently Dr. Cooper... Read complete article
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Our latest release of the CEDAR Workbench adds sophisticated semantic features, and a number of other improvements.    Features in This Release Property Annotations: CEDAR now allows metadata templates to be annotated with property URIs from BioPortal, allowing CEDAR metadata templates to express complex relationships between template components.... Read complete article
Shows the metadata editor's entry for the Research Publication element
Today’s release of the CEDAR Workbench is version 1.0.6, and it offers a number of new capabilities. Features in This Release Template and Element Type Annotations: Template creators can now add one or more class types to templates and elements. (This is like the previous feature adding types to fields.) These types can be selected from publicly... Read complete article
CEDAR version 1.0.0, our first production level version of CEDAR has been released! The new release includes a much-improved user experience with the latest metadata editor, and a lot of behind-the-scenes improvements to increase CEDAR's readiness for prime time. We confess, we actually released this version of CEDAR at the end of February, but... Read complete article
The 2017 10th International Biocuration Conference was held March 26-29 at Stanford University where our very own Marcos Martinez-Romero won 2nd place for best poster! Congratulations to Marcos and the CEDAR team! Below is a list of our CEDAR team posters that were presented during meeting: Marcos Martinez Romero (poster): https://metadatacenter.... Read complete article
Today’s release of the CEDAR Workbench version 0.9.2 provides advanced capabilities for sharing resources, and the first in a series of planned intelligent authoring capabilities. Building on the group-based permissions provided by previous releases, CEDAR now provides a unified sharing view, allowing users to interactively explore all resources... Read complete article

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