BioProject provides an organizational framework to access metadata about research projects and the data from the projects that are deposited into different databases. It provides information about a project’s scope, material, objectives, funding source and general relevance categories.

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Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in BioProject should match this regular expression:

Example Local Unique Identifier
PRJDB3   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from BioProject should match this regular expression:

Example CURIE
2011 BioProject and BioSample databases at NCBI: facilitating capture and organization of metadata
Metaregistry BioProject

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 6 mappings to external registries for this resource with 3 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
BioContext biocontext BIOPROJECT
FAIRSharing FAIRSharing logo fairsharing FAIRsharing.aqhv1y logo miriam bioproject
N2T Name-to-Thing logo n2t bioproject
re3data Registry of Research Data Repositories logo re3data r3d100013330
TogoID togoid Bioproject

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE bioproject:PRJDB3 is used to demonstrate the provides available for this resource. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URI
BioProject bioproject
Bioregistry bioregistry miriam
Name-to-Thing n2t
Extra Providers

Additional providers curated in the Bioregistry are listed here.

Code Name URL
CURATOR_REVIEW BioProject at DNA Data Bank of Japan