Data collection: BioSample

General information

Recommended name BioSample
Alternative name(s)
  • BioSDe
  • BioSdn
Description The BioSample Database stores information about biological samples used in molecular experiments, such as sequencing, gene expression or proteomics. It includes reference samples, such as cell lines, which are repeatedly used in experiments. Accession numbers for the reference samples will be exchanged with a similar database at NCBI.
Identifier pattern^\w{3}[NE](\w)?\d+$
Registry identifierMIR:00000350

Identification schemes

Namespace biosample
URI http://identifiers.org/biosample/
Alternative URI schemes  
  • urn:miriam:biosample

Physical locations (resources)

Resource
MIR:00100447
Description BioSample Database at EBI
Access URL http://www.ebi.ac.uk/biosamples/browse.html?keywords=$id  [Example: SAMEG70402]
Institution European Bioinformatics Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK
Website http://www.ebi.ac.uk/biosamples/

References