Example Queries for Experiment Metadata

 The following query examples demonstrate how to use RESTful Model Access (RMA) to retrieve metadata for experiments. The API utility, RMA Query Builder, can be used to compose RMA queries. Please note that multiple line example RMA queries on this page use the "+" character to represent spaces for browser compatibility.

Mouse Brain

Mouse Brain ISH experiments

http://api.brain-map.org/api/v2/data/query.xml?criteria=
model::SectionDataSet,
rma::criteria,[failed$eqfalse],products[abbreviation$eq'Mouse'],treatments[name$eq'ISH'],
rma::include,genes,specimen(donor(age)),plane_of_section,section_images
&num_rows=10&start_row=0

Mouse Brain ISH exeriments in comma delimited format

http://api.brain-map.org/api/v2/data/query.csv?criteria=
model::SectionDataSet,
rma::criteria,[failed$eqfalse],products[abbreviation$eq'Mouse'],treatments[name$eq'ISH'],genes,plane_of_section,
rma::options,
[tabular$eq'plane_of_sections.name+as+plane','genes.acronym+as+gene','data_sets.id+as+section_data_set_id'],
[order$eq'plane_of_sections.name,genes.acronym,data_sets.id']
&num_rows=50&start_row=0

Developing Mouse Brain

Developing Mouse Brain Atlas ISH experiments with SectionImages

http://api.brain-map.org/api/v2/data/query.xml?criteria=
model::SectionDataSet,
rma::criteria,[failed$eqfalse],products[abbreviation$eq'DevMouse'],treatments[name$eq'ISH'],
rma::include,genes,specimen(donor(age)),plane_of_section,section_images
&num_rows=10&start_row=0

Sleep Study

Sleep Study ISH experiments that include the experimental condition:

http://api.brain-map.org/api/v2/data/query.xml?criteria=
model::SectionDataSet,
rma::criteria,[failed$eqfalse],products[abbreviation$eq'Sleep'],treatments[name$eq'ISH'],
rma::include,probes(gene),plane_of_section,specimen(donor(disease_categories,medical_conditions)),section_images
&num_rows=10

Human Brain

Human Brain ISH Autism Study experiments that include the donor's conditions

http://api.brain-map.org/api/v2/data/query.xml?criteria=
model::SectionDataSet,
rma::criteria,[failed$eqfalse],products[abbreviation$eq'HumanASD'],treatments[name$eq'ISH'],
rma::include,probes(gene),specimen(donor(age,disease_categories,medical_conditions)),section_images
&num_rows=10

Human Brain Microarray experiments

http://api.brain-map.org/api/v2/data/query.xml?criteria=
model::MicroarraySlide,
rma::criteria,microarray_data_sets[failed$eqfalse](products[abbreviation$eq'HumanMA']),
rma::include,structures,well_known_files,microarray_data_sets(specimen(donor(age)))

Developing Human Brain

Developing Human Brain ISH experiments

http://api.brain-map.org/api/v2/data/query.xml?criteria=
model::SectionDataSet,
rma::criteria,[failed$eqfalse],products[abbreviation$eq'DevHumanISH'],treatments[name$eq'ISH'],
rma::include,probes(gene),specimen(donor(age,disease_categories,medical_conditions)),section_images
&num_rows=10

Developing Human Brain Prenatal LMD Microarray experiments

http://api.brain-map.org/api/v2/data/query.xml?criteria=
model::MicroarraySlide,
rma::criteria,microarray_data_sets[failed$eqfalse](products[abbreviation$eq'DevHumanMA']),
rma::include,structures,well_known_files,microarray_data_sets(specimen(donor(age)))

Developing Human Brain Transcriptome experiments

http://api.brain-map.org/api/v2/data/query.xml?criteria=
model::Specimen,
rma::criteria,data_sets(products[abbreviation$eq'DevHumanTrans']),
rma::include,structure,donor,well_known_files(well_known_file_type)