How Measurements are Named

In CellProfiler, measurements are exported as well as stored internally using the following general nomenclature: MeasurementType_Category_SpecificFeatureName_Parameters

Below is the description for each of the terms:

As an example, consider a measurement specified as Nuclei_Texture_DifferenceVariance_ER_3:

See also the Available measurements heading under the main help for many of the modules, as well as ExportToSpreadsheet and ExportToDatabase modules.