BioTools is a registry of databases and software with tools, services, and workflows for biological and biomedical research.

Prefix
biotools
Links
Homepage
Contact
Missing Contact
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in BioTools should match this regular expression:
^[-A-Za-z0-9\_]*$

Example Local Unique Identifier
uniprotkb   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from BioTools should match this regular expression:
^biotools:[-A-Za-z0-9\_]*$

Example CURIE
biotools:uniprotkb
Metaregistry BioTools

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 4 mappings to external registries for biotools.

Registry Name Metaprefix External Prefix
FAIRSharing FAIRSharing logo fairsharing FAIRsharing.63520c
Identifiers.org Identifiers.org logo miriam biotools
Name-to-Thing Name-to-Thing logo n2t biotools
Prefix Commons prefixcommons BIOTOOLS
Providers

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

Name Metaprefix URI
BioTools biotools https://bio.tools/uniprotkb
Bioregistry bioregistry https://bioregistry.io/biotools:uniprotkb
Identifiers.org miriam https://identifiers.org/biotools:uniprotkb
Name-to-Thing n2t https://n2t.net/biotools:uniprotkb