Data fields documentation

pheno_measures

     Column     |          Type          |                                            Description
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 measnum        | integer                | MPD measure ID number
 projsym        | character varying(40)  | project / data set identifier 
 mpdsector      | character varying(40)  | analysis paradigm  css=strainsurvey  doutbred=DO  qtla  komp  
 seriestype     | character varying(40)  | if row is for a measure series, gives the type; null for singletons
 varname        | character varying(40)  | short variable name for measure (singletons only, currently null for measure series)
 descrip        | text                   | description of measure or series
 units          | character varying(40)  | unit of measurement
 datatype       | character varying(40)  | 'categorical' or null if numeric
 magnitude      | integer                | order of magnitude used sometimes eg. 3 for mpd:6201 or -3 for mpd:36169
 method         | character varying(80)  | phenotyping procedure / method term 
 intervention   | character varying(80)  | drug, diet, pathogen, or challenge if any 
 paneldesc      | character varying(40)  | the strain panel 
 sextested      | character varying(5)   | m  f  or  both
 ageweeks       | character varying(40)  | age term (animal age at test); 
 granularity    | character varying(80)  | animal= mpd has individual animal data;  strain = mpd has strain means only
 projyear       | character varying(10)  | year of project 
 nstrainstested | integer                | number of strains (or similar) for which data are available
 avgsampsize    | numeric                | average sample size eg. number of mice per analysis group
 labelpre       | character varying(80)  | for series, word(s) appearing before the label, in generated indiv. measure descriptions
 labelpost      | character varying(80)  | for series, word(s) appearing after the label, in generated indiv. measure descriptions
 seriespre      | character varying(80)  | for series, word(s) appearing before the serieslabels
 serieslabels   | text                   | for series, a comma-delimited list of all series labels