Tools' shed

Let’s see some of the available tools to manage experimental metadata in tables.


ISAcreator is a Java-based desktop application that belongs to the ISA infrastructure. It allows to build ISA-Tab metadata and convert to a variety of formats for submission to public repositories at the European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI) or the US National Center for Biotechnology Information.


OntoMaton is an Add-on for Google Spreadsheets, which offers the functionality for terminology-based annotations. It relies on NCBO BioPortal and Linked Open Vocabularies (LOV) services.