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All the interactions with the Cytomine core are performed through a RESTful API.

The main access point to Cytomine data is its REST API.

It allows to import/export data from Cytomine-Core and Cytomine-IMS using RESTful web services e.g. to generate annotation (spatial) statistics, create regions of interest (e.g. tumor masks), add metadata to images/annotations, apply algorithms on image tiles, ...

The API documentation is automatically installed with our automated installation procedure. For the demo server, it is located here:  

See here complete description of the REST API documentation to access data.

This API makes the link between a Cytomine client and the Cytomine-Core server. 

The currently supported clients are

All available services provided by the API are summarized in a user-friendly way on a website automatically installed with Cytomine core.