The Standards Portal offers a way to organize dsicussions and resources related to a set of standards. The organizing construct can be either a community interested in sharing data or using common tools, or by a particular type of standard, for example demographics or biomarkers.
The portal is a place to share and discuss data elements, forms, vocabulary or other standards, much like a wik, but the NCI Standards Portal has a capabiity to allow caDSR CDEs and CRFs to be imported to make it easier to find, share and evolve them with community participation.
A special capability called a "Dataview" is available where CDEs and CRFs downloaded from caDSR as XML can be imported into predefined 'views' of the element, making it easy to browse, download, discuss and evolve the content.
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